WHET MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Whet Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To rub or on with some substance, as a piece of stone, for the purpose of sharpening; to sharpen by attrition; as, to whet a knife.
  2. (v. t.) To make sharp, keen, or eager; to excite; to stimulate; as, to whet the appetite or the courage.
  3. (n.) The act of whetting.
  4. (n.) That which whets or sharpens; esp., an appetizer.


Synonyms:
Quicken,

• Whetile Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The green woodpecker, or yaffle. See Yaffle.


• Whetter Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A tippler; one who drinks whets.
  2. (n.) One who, or that which, whets, sharpens, or stimulates.


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