Watering

  • 1 Watering — Wa ter*ing, a. & n. from {Water}, v. [1913 Webster] {Watering call} (Mil.), a sound of trumpet or bugle summoning cavalry soldiers to assemble for the purpose of watering their horses. {Watering cart}, a sprinkling cart. See {Water}. {Watering… …

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  • 2 Watering — s. Verwässerung des Anlagekapitales …

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  • 3 watering — n. the act or an instance of supplying water or (of an animal) obtaining water. Phrases and idioms: watering can a portable container with a long spout usu. ending in a perforated sprinkler, for watering plants. watering hole 1 a pool of water… …

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  • 4 Wätering — WäteringVorlage:Infobox Fluss/GKZ fehlt Lage Landkreis Diepholz, Niedersachsen Flusssystem WeserVorlage:Infobox Fluss/FLUSSSYSTEM falsch Abfluss über …

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  • 5 Watering — Water Wa ter, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Watered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Watering}.] [AS. w[ae]terian, gew[ae]terian.] [1913 Webster] 1. To wet or supply with water; to moisten; to overflow with water; to irrigate; as, to water land; to water flowers. [1913 …

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  • 6 watering — 1. adjective Used to water. 2. noun An act of watering. The plants receive regular waterings …

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  • 7 watering — noun Watering is used before these nouns: ↑can, ↑trough …

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  • 8 watering — /waw teuhr ing, wot euhr /, n. 1. the act of a person or thing that waters. 2. a watered appearance on silk or other fabric. adj. 3. supplying water or used to water. 4. pertaining to medicinal springs or to a seabathing resort. [bef. 1000; ME (n …

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  • 9 watering — Synonyms and related words: adulteration, affusion, aspergation, aspersion, baptism, bastardizing, bath, bathing, bedewing, contamination, corruption, cutting, dampening, damping, debasement, deluge, dewing, dilution, doctoring, drenching,… …

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  • 10 watering — wa·ter·ing || wÉ”tÉ™rɪŋ , wÉ‘ / wɔː n. irrigation, sprinkling or saturating with water; act of giving drinking water (especially to animals); fabric with wavy or glistening appearance (especially silk) adj. providing water; of or pertaining …

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  • 11 watering — /ˈwɔtərɪŋ/ (say wawtuhring) noun 1. the act of someone or something that waters. 2. a watered appearance on silk, etc. –adjective 3. that waters. 4. relating to medicinal springs or a sea bathing resort. {defs 1 and 2 (noun) water + ing1; defs 3… …

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  • 12 Watering call — Watering Wa ter*ing, a. & n. from {Water}, v. [1913 Webster] {Watering call} (Mil.), a sound of trumpet or bugle summoning cavalry soldiers to assemble for the purpose of watering their horses. {Watering cart}, a sprinkling cart. See {Water}.… …

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  • 13 Watering cart — Watering Wa ter*ing, a. & n. from {Water}, v. [1913 Webster] {Watering call} (Mil.), a sound of trumpet or bugle summoning cavalry soldiers to assemble for the purpose of watering their horses. {Watering cart}, a sprinkling cart. See {Water}.… …

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  • 14 Watering place — Watering Wa ter*ing, a. & n. from {Water}, v. [1913 Webster] {Watering call} (Mil.), a sound of trumpet or bugle summoning cavalry soldiers to assemble for the purpose of watering their horses. {Watering cart}, a sprinkling cart. See {Water}.… …

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  • 15 Watering pot — Watering Wa ter*ing, a. & n. from {Water}, v. [1913 Webster] {Watering call} (Mil.), a sound of trumpet or bugle summoning cavalry soldiers to assemble for the purpose of watering their horses. {Watering cart}, a sprinkling cart. See {Water}.… …

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  • 16 Watering trough — Watering Wa ter*ing, a. & n. from {Water}, v. [1913 Webster] {Watering call} (Mil.), a sound of trumpet or bugle summoning cavalry soldiers to assemble for the purpose of watering their horses. {Watering cart}, a sprinkling cart. See {Water}.… …

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  • 17 watering hole — or[place] {n. phr.} A bar, pub, or nightclub where people gather to drink and socialize. * /I like The Silver Dollar it is my favorite watering hole in all of Sidney, Nebraska./ …

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  • 18 watering hole — or[place] {n. phr.} A bar, pub, or nightclub where people gather to drink and socialize. * /I like The Silver Dollar it is my favorite watering hole in all of Sidney, Nebraska./ …

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  • 19 watering pot — or watering can n. a container, esp. a can with a spout having a perforated nozzle, for watering plants, etc. * * * …

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  • 20 watering\ hole — • watering hole • watering place n. phr. A bar, pub, or nightclub where people gather to drink and socialize. I like the Silver Dollar it is my favorite watering hole in all of Sidney, Nebraska …

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