Water  /ˈwɔːtə/, [ˈwɔːtʰə], [ˈwɔːtʰəɹ], /ˈwɔtəɹ/, [ˈwɔɾɚ],  

Noun, Verb

Synonyms: Liquid, aqua, H2O, Ocean
Antonyms: Land, dry out, parch

Hindi: पानी
Punjabi: ਪਾਣੀ


1. a colourless, transparent, odourless, liquid which forms the seas, lakes, rivers, and rain and is the basis of the fluids of living organisms.

  • water as supplied to houses or commercial establishments through pipes and taps.
  • one of the four elements in ancient and medieval philosophy and in astrology (considered essential to the nature of the signs Cancer, Scorpio, and Pisces).
  • the water of a mineral spring as used medicinally for bathing in or drinking.
  • a solution of a specified substance in water.
2. a stretch or area of water, such as a river, sea, or lake.

3. pour or sprinkle water over (a plant or area) in order to encourage plant growth

4. give a drink of water to (an animal).

5. take a fresh supply of water on board (a ship or steam train).

6. dilute or adulterate (a drink, typically an alcoholic one) with water.

Plural noun: Waters

Verb forms: Water, Watered, Watered.


Give me a glass of water.