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Water 1

Definition: The fluid which descends from the clouds in rain, and which forms rivers, lakes, seas, etc.

Water 2

Definition: A body of water, standing or flowing; a lake, river, or other collection of water.

Water 3

Definition: Any liquid secretion, humor, or the like, resembling water; esp., the urine.

Water 4

Definition: A solution in water of a gaseous or readily volatile substance; as, ammonia water.

Water 5

Definition: The limpidity and luster of a precious stone, especially a diamond; as, a diamond of the first water, that is, perfectly pure and transparent. Hence, of the first water, that is, of the first excellence.

Water 6

Definition: A wavy, lustrous pattern or decoration such as is imparted to linen, silk, metals, etc. See Water, v. t., Damask, v. t., and Damaskeen.

Water 7

Definition: An addition to the shares representing the capital of a stock company so that the aggregate par value of the shares is increased while their value for investment is diminished, or "diluted."

Water 8

Definition: To wet or supply with water; to moisten; to overflow with water; to irrigate; as, to water land; to water flowers.

Water 9

Definition: To supply with water for drink; to cause or allow to drink; as, to water cattle and horses.

Water 10

Definition: To wet and calender, as cloth, so as to impart to it a lustrous appearance in wavy lines; to diversify with wavelike lines; as, to water silk. Cf. Water, n.,

Water 11

Definition: To add water to (anything), thereby extending the quantity or bulk while reducing the strength or quality; to extend; to dilute; to weaken.

Water 12

Definition: To shed, secrete, or fill with, water or liquid matter; as, his eyes began to water.

Water 13

Definition: To get or take in water; as, the ship put into port to water.

water 14

Definition: facility that provides a source of water; "the town debated the purification of the water supply"; "first you have to cut off the water"

water 15

Definition: a fluid necessary for the life of most animals and plants; "he asked for a drink of water"

water 16

Definition: the part of the earth''s surface covered with water (such as a river or lake or ocean); "they invaded our territorial waters"; "they were sitting by the water''s edge"

water 17

Definition: binary compound that occurs at room temperature as a clear colorless odorless tasteless liquid; freezes into ice below degrees centigrade and boils above degrees centigrade; widely used as a solvent

water 18

Definition: once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles)

water 19

Definition: liquid excretory product; "there was blood in his urine"; "the child had to make water"

water 20

Definition: secrete or form water, as tears or saliva; "My mouth watered at the prospect of a good dinner"; "His eyes watered"

water 21

Definition: supply with water, as with channels or ditches or streams; "Water the fields"

water 22

Definition: fill with tears; "His eyes were watering"

water 23

Definition: provide with water; "We watered the buffalo"

 

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