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"Wet" is an adjective which is often translated as "mojado", and "humid" is an adjective which is often translated as "húmedo". Learn more about the difference between "wet" and "humid" below.
wet(
weht
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (covered or saturated with liquid)
a. mojado
The grass is all wet.El pasto está todo mojado.
The horses' coats were wet from the dew in the air.Los caballos tenían el pelaje mojado por el rocío del aire.
2. (damp)
a. húmedo
The towel is still wet even after hanging it up.La toalla está húmeda aun después de tenderla.
3. (rainy)
a. lluvioso
We've had a really wet summer this year.Este año hemos tenido un verano muy lluvioso.
4. (not dry)
a. fresco (paint)
Don't touch it! The paint is still wet.¡No lo toques! La pintura está fresca.
b. blando (cement)
I accidentally stepped in the wet concrete.Sin querer pisé el cemento blando.
5. (spiritless) (United Kingdom)
a. soso
The men she goes out with are all so wet.Los hombres con que sale son todos tan sosos.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
6. (to moisten)
a. mojar
I try not to wet the floor when I shower.Trato de no mojar el piso cuando me ducho.
b. humedecer
Make sure to wet the cloth with ammonia before scrubbing the bathtub.Humedece el trapo con amoniaco antes de fregar la bañera.
7. (to urinate accidentally)
a. orinarse
The boy was so afraid he wet himself.El niño tenía tanto miedo que se orinó.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
8. (rain) (United Kingdom)
a. la lluvia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The wet kept us indoors all day.La lluvia nos hizo quedarnos en casa todo el día.
9. (Conservative with liberal tendencies) (United Kingdom)
a. el conservador moderado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la conservadora moderada
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The wets in the party are mostly pro-Europe.La mayoría de los conservadores moderados está a favor de la Unión Europea.
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humid(
hyu
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mihd
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. húmedo
Summers in south Florida are very hot and very humid.Los veranos en el sur de la Florida son muy calientes y muy húmedos.
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