- moist used once.
- Bible Reference: Numbers 6:3
- Included in Eastons: No
- Included in Hitchcocks: No
- Included in Naves: No
- Included in Smiths: No
- Included in Websters: Yes
- Included in Strongs: Yes
- Included in Thayers: No
- Included in BDB: Yes
- H3892 Used 1 time
MOIST, adjective [Latin madeo.]
1. Moderately wet; damp; as a moist atmosphere or air.
Exhalation dusk and moist
2. Containing water or other liquid in a perceptible degree.
MOISTEN, verb transitive mois'n. To make damp; to wet in a small degree.
A pipe a little moistened on the inside.
His bones are moistened with marrow. Job 21:24.
MOIST, as a verb, is obsolete.
MOISTENED, participle passive mois'nd. Made wet in a small degree.
MOISTENER, noun mois'ner. He or that which moistens.
MOISTENING, participle present tense mois'ning. Wetting moderately.
MOIST'FUL, adjective Full of moisture.
MOIST'NESS, noun Dampness; a small degree of wetness.
MOIST'URE, noun A moderate degree of wetness.
Set such plants as require much moisture on sandy, dry grounds.
1. A small quantity of any liquid; as the moisture of the body.
MOIST'Y, adjective Drizzling. [Not in use.]