wet englannista suomeksi
tillin-tallin, tillin-tallin oleva
2000, Robert Allen Palmatier, ''Food: a dictionary of literal and nonliteral terms'', page 372:
- A chimichanga (MWCD: 1982) is a burrito that is deep-fried, rather than baked, and is served in the fashion of a wet burrito.
2005, ''Restaurant business'', Volume 104, Issues 1-10
- The new item is its first "wet," or sauce-topped, burrito.
2011, J. Gabriel Gates, Charlene Keel, ''Dark Territory'', page 13
- But I'm getting the wet burrito.” Ignacio looked down at some sort of a tomato sauce–covered tortilla tube.
1637, (w), ''(w)'', London: Humphrey Robinson, p.(nbs)32,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A07555.0001.001
- Summer drouth, or singed aire
- Never scorch thy tresses faire,
- Nor wet Octobers torrent flood
- Thy molten crystall fill with mudde,
1924, Marks|Percy Marks, ''The Plastic Age'', ch. XVII:
- "Wet! What currency that bit of slang has—and what awful power. It took me a long time to find out what the word meant, but after long research I think that I know. A man is wet if he isn't a 'regular guy'; he is wet if he isn't 'smooth'; he is wet if he has intellectual interests and lets the mob discover them; and, strangely enough, he is wet by the same token if he is utterly stupid. He is wet if he doesn't show at least a tendency to dissipate, but he isn't wet if he dissipates to excess. A man will be branded as wet for any of these reasons, and once he is so branded, he might as well leave college … "
2020, Johnson|Boris Johnson quoted in "Proms ro Johnson calls for end to 'cringing embarrassment' over UK history," by Jim Waterson, ''The Guardian,'' Aug. 25, 2020:
- “I think it’s time we stopped our cringing embarrassment about our history, about our traditions, and about our culture, and we stopped this general fight of self-recrimination and wetness."
c. 1694, Prior|Matthew Prior, “Celia to Damon”
Employing, or done by means of, water or some other liquid.
''a wet affair; a wet job; wet stuff''
(RQ:Milton Paradise Regained)
''Don't go out in the wet.''
Rainy season. (often capitalized)
- They'll be in the camp (..) before the Wet's out, mark my words.
2006, (w), ''Carpentaria'', Giramondo 2012, p. 365:
- He said he wanted to beat the clouds gathering, before the Wet had properly settled itself over the plains again.
2015, David Andrew, ''The Complete Guide to Finding the Mammals of Australia'', Csiro Publishing, Appendix B, page 380 https://books.google.ca/books?id=XBnyCgAAQBAJ&printsec=frontcoverv=onepage&q&f=false
- Northern Australia is tropical and subject to a prolonged wet season (often called simply 'the Wet') that may last from December to April (..). The Wet features high humidity, heavy rain, flooding that can cut off towns and roads for days on end, and, in most years, violent cyclones that cause high seas, widespread damage and sometimes loss of life.
An alcoholic drink.
1974, (w), ''The Book of Ebenezer Le Page'', New York 2007, page 60:
- ‘A pity,’ said Jim, ‘I thought we was going to have a free wet.’
One who supports the consumption of alcohol and thus opposes Prohibition.
c. 1952-1996, (w), quoted in 1996
- The drys were as unhappy with the second part of the speech as the wets were with the first half.
2004, Jonathan Noble, Mark Hughes, ''Formula One Racing For Dummies'' (page 303)
- Wets, designed to channel water away from underneath the tyres, maximise grip and minimise the chance of aquaplaning.
To cover or impregnate with liquid.
To accidentally urinate in or on.
''Johnny wets the bed several times a week.''
To make or become wet.
To celebrate by drinking alcohol.
1826, Thomas Bayly Howell, Thomas Jones Howell, ''A Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings''
- He invited some officers and other gentlemen to dine with him at the Dolphin tavern in Tower street, June 17, 1706, in order to wet his commission (..)
''to wet the baby's head''
(quote-song) |album=of Pain (album)|House of Pain |note=track 2 |author=(w) |url=https://genius.com/68113 |text=I'm coming to get ya, I'm coming to get ya / Spitting out lyrics, homie, I'll wet ya
''Wet 'em up!''
(nl-verb form of)
Something that is considered alchemically wet
sweaty, having sweat