Meaning : Binary compound that occurs at room temperature as a clear colorless odorless tasteless liquid. Freezes into ice below 0 degrees centigrade and boils above 100 degrees centigrade. Widely used as a solvent.
Synonyms : h2o
Meaning : The part of the earth's surface covered with water (such as a river or lake or ocean).
They invaded our territorial waters.
They were sitting by the water's edge.
Synonyms : body of water
Meaning : Once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles).
Meaning : A liquid necessary for the life of most animals and plants.
He asked for a drink of water.
Meaning : Supply with water, as with channels or ditches or streams.
Water the fields.
Synonyms : irrigate
Meaning : Provide with water.
We watered the buffalo.
Meaning : Secrete or form water, as tears or saliva.
My mouth watered at the prospect of a good dinner.
His eyes watered.
Meaning : Fill with tears.
His eyes were watering.