water


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Synonyms for water

liquid

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get wet

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  • get wet
  • cry
  • weep
  • become wet
  • exude water

hold water

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in hot water

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  • in trouble
  • in a mess

pour cold water on or over something

water something down

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Synonyms for water

to lessen the strength of by or as if by admixture

to fill with tears

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Synonyms for water

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

a liquid necessary for the life of most animals and plants

supply with water, as with channels or ditches or streams

provide with water

secrete or form water, as tears or saliva

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fill with tears

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References in classic literature ?
We were all alone, in the dark, with the dark water that seized us and clasped us and froze us!
I splashed through the tu- multuous water, pushing aside a man in black to do so, until I could see round the bend.
It is no wonder that they overcame the French so easily on the water, when even the lowest sailor so well understood the different parts of a vessel.
They suffered, also, from scarcity of water, having occasionally to use melted snow; this, with the want of pasturage, reduced their old pack-horse sadly.
The sound of a clear, high voice in a monotonous singsong now rang out behind him and came across the water with a distinctness that pierced and subdued all other sounds, even the beating of the ripples in his ears.
I was the last to leave the chamber of the submarine, and as I followed the rear of the column toward the corridor, I moved through water to my knees.
Again, for miles along the shores, handsome country seats, surrounded by gardens and groves, sit fairly in the water, sometimes in nooks carved by Nature out of the vine-hung precipices, and with no ingress or egress save by boats.
Therefore, as I am determined not to travel by night, for fear of passing some stream or pool, we have but three days and a half of journeying during which we must find water, at all hazards.
Springbucks do not go far from water," he answered in Dutch.
The bubbles of many colours made in rainbow water they treat as balls, hitting them gaily from one to another with their tails, and trying to keep them in the rainbow till they burst.
So they all wandered out into the palace grounds and stood beside the sparkling water of the Forbidden Fountain until daybreak.
Next morning they pushed the raft into the water and all got aboard.
I watched the water rise until the little deck I stood on was awash, and then I clambered once more to the top of the conning-tower.
It is the habit of the shrimp to crawl along the bottom in vast armies till it reaches fresh water, when it turns about and crawls back again to the salt.
Why, I melted her with a bucket of water, and that was the end of her," replied Dorothy.