New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: glisten · listen · mister · mitten · moist · molten · christen · cloister · existent · minister
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moisten

1 verb make wet TRANSITIVEtaisrigh verb  c m umaothaigh verb  c m ufliuch verb  c m umoisten the towel taisrigh an tuáilleshe moistened her lips with her tongue d'fhliuch sí a liopaí lena teangato moisten the soil with water uisce a chur ar an ithir 2 verb become wet INTRANSITIVEtaisrigh verb  c m uéirigh taiséirigh fliuchwhen the batter begins to moisten nuair a thosaíonn an taos ag éirí tais 3 verb (of eyes) fill with tears INTRANSITIVEhis eyes moistened tháinig na deora leis, líon a shúile le deora