Synonyms of whet in English:

whet


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verb

1‘he whetted his knife on a stone’

SYNONYMS
sharpen, hone, put an edge on, strop, grind, file
rare edge, acuminate
ANTONYMS

blunt

2‘is that enough to whet your appetite?’

SYNONYMS
stimulate, excite, arouse, rouse, kindle, trigger, spark, quicken, waken, stir, inspire, animate, fan, fuel, fire, activate, incite, titillate, tempt, galvanize, prompt, strengthen, intensify
ANTONYMS

dull, spoil