Definition of water-repellant in English:

water-repellant

noun

  • Water-repellent.

Pronunciation

water-repellant

/ˌwɔːtərɪˈpɛlənt/ /ˌwɔːtərɪˈpɛl(ə)nt/ /ˈwɔːtərɪˌpɛlənt/

adjective

  • Water-repellent.

Pronunciation

water-repellant

/ˌwɔːtərɪˈpɛlənt/ /ˌwɔːtərɪˈpɛl(ə)nt/ /ˈwɔːtərɪˌpɛlənt/

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in The Times. From water + repellant.