The definition of anoint means to smear or rub with oil.
To play in water, as with the hands
To check or reduce (energy or action)
To remove the moisture from; make dry:
To wet or moisten
To rain gently in fine, mistlike drops.
To cause to drink; especially, to dose (e.g. a horse) with medicine by force.
To spray or sprinkle.
To rain lightly or infrequently
To deaden, depress, reduce, or lessen
To supply with the maximum that can be held or contained; fill thoroughly:
To make tea (other beverage) by placing leaves in hot water.
To take up by absorption:
To take out, by dipping a dipper, ladle, or other receptacle, into a fluid and removing a part; often with out.
To flush (the mouth or teeth), as with clear water
To clean anything in, or by means of, water, etc.
To make humid.
To drink water, as an animal.
To squeeze out or extrude in a thick flow:
To fall or pour down in a shower.
To scatter fluid onto (a surface) in flying masses; wet, stain, or soil with flying fluid.
To cause (a liquid) to fall on a surface or object.
Steam is defined as to give off a vapor or to expose to a vapor.
To make wet with or as if with drops of dew
To discharge sprays of liquid.
To rain in a fine shower.
To remove or absorb with a sponge or cloth:
To immerse in liquid for a period of time:
Find another word for moisten. In this page you can discover 44 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for moisten, like: wet down, anoint, dabble, damp, irrigate, dry, bathe, drizzle, drench, sparge and wet.