Humid

Humid

Containing sensible moisture; damp; moist; as, a humidair or atmosphere; somewhat wet or watery; as, humid earth; consisting of water or vapor. Evening cloud, or humid bow. (Milton)

Origin: L. Humidus, umidus, fr. Humere, umere, to be moist; akin to uvidus moist, gr, Skr. Uksh to wet, sprinkle, and Icel. Vokr moist, and perh. To E. Ox: cf. F. Humide.

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