1. The quality or state of being wet; moisture; humidity; as, the wetness of land; the wetness of a cloth.
2. A watery or moist state of the atmosphere; a state of being rainy, foggy, or misty; as, the wetness of weather or the season.
Note: ☞ Wetness generally implies more water or liquid than is implied by humidness or moisture.
n : the condition of containing or being covered by a liquid
(especially water); "he confirmed the wetness of the
paint" [ant: dryness]