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Parts of Speech
Adjectives and Articles
Is moist a noun?
February 28, 2013 6:04PM
No, the word moist is an adjective, a word that describes a noun as slightly wet, damp or humid.
The noun form for the adjective moist is moistness. A related noun form is moisture.
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