1. the wetness of ground that is covered or soaked with water

- the baseball game was canceled because of the wateriness of the outfield

Similar word(s): muddiness, sloppiness

Definition categories: state, wetness

2. meagerness or poorness connoted by a superfluity of water (in a literary style as well as in a food)

- the haziness and wateriness of his disquisitions

- the wateriness of his blood

- no one enjoys the burning of his soup or the wateriness of his potatoes

Definition categories: attribute, exiguity, leanness, meagerness, meagreness, poorness, scantiness, scantness

3. the property of resembling the viscosity of water

Definition categories: attribute, thinness