Definition of moistify in English:



[with object]rare
  • Moisten.

    • ‘Soul and body were moistified with whiskey toddy.’
    • ‘Oft he moistified his skin in jolly Ruixton's little inn.’
    • ‘Before him stood a decanter of port, as if to moistify his meditations.’
    • ‘She planted potatoes last week and has been praying for a mizzle to moistify her garden.’
    • ‘I spent the neight wi the dying mon; an' helpit Benedict to watch, an' to muve him, an' to moistify his mouth wi a wee drap water.’
    dampen, wet, damp, dew, water, soak, irrigate, humidify