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moist

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The only reason they come to see me is that I know that life is great—and they know I know it.
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Adjective

moist (comparative er, superlative more)

Positive
moist

Comparative
er

Superlative
more

  1. Slightly wet.
    • 1924, Aristotle, Metaphysics, translated by W. D. Ross. Nashotah, Wisconsin, USA: The Classical Library, 2001. Available at: <http://www.classicallibrary.org/aristotle/metaphysics/>. Book 1, Part 3.
      Thales, the founder of this type of philosophy, says the principle is water (for which reason he declared that the earth rests on water), getting the notion perhaps from seeing that the nutriment of all things is moist...
  2. About to cry.

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