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Etymology 1Edit

re- +‎ wet


rewet (third-person singular simple present rewets, present participle rewetting, simple past and past participle rewet or rewetted)

  1. (transitive) To wet again.

Etymology 2Edit

See rouet.


rewet (plural rewets)

  1. A gunlock.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for rewet in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)