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How Do You Spell WHET?

Correct spelling for the English word "whet" is [w_ˈɛ_t], [wˈɛt], [wˈɛt]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Plural form of WHET is WHETS

Definition of WHET

  1. To make sharp, keen, or eager; to excite; to stimulate; as, to whet the appetite or the courage.

Anagrams of WHET

4 letters

  • thew.

3 letters

2 letters

Common Misspellings for WHET

Below is the list of 502 misspellings for the word "whet".

Similar spelling words for WHET

Usage Examples for WHET

  1. Applying the rule of three to such a tooth as this would give a shark 120 feet long, bigger than most whales, to whom a man would be but a mouthful, just enough to whet his sharkship's appetite. - "Animals of the Past" by Frederic A. Lucas
  2. That the war might be carried on with effect, it was the part of the Indian leaders to work upon the passions of their people, and keep alive their irritation; to whet their native appetite for blood and glory, and cheer them on to the attack; to guard against all that might quench their ardor, or cool their fierceness; to avoid pitched battles; never to fight except under advantage; and to avail themselves of all the aid which craft and treachery could afford. - "The Conspiracy of Pontiac and the Indian War after the Conquest of Canada" by Francis Parkman
  3. That run likely whet up his appetite. - "The-Motor-Girls-on-a-Tour" by Penrose, Margaret
  4. Who falls unslain will only make A mouthful to the wolves who slake Their month- whet thirst. - "Poems" by Victor Hugo

What does whet stand for?

Abbreviation WHET means:

  1. Washington Higher Education Telecommunications
  2. Women in Higher Education in Tennessee ( Nashville, TN)

Conjugate verb Whet

CONDITIONAL PERFECT

I would have whetted
you would have whetted
he/she/it would have whetted
we would have whetted
they would have whetted
I would have whet
you would have whet
he/she/it would have whet
we would have whet
they would have whet

CONDITIONAL PERFECT PROGRESSIVE

I would have been whetting
you would have been whetting
he/she/it would have been whetting
we would have been whetting
they would have been whetting

CONDITIONAL PRESENT

I would whet
you would whet
he/she/it would whet
we would whet
they would whet

CONDITIONAL PRESENT PROGRESSIVE

I would be whetting
you would be whetting
he/she/it would be whetting
we would be whetting
they would be whetting

FUTURE

I will whet
you will whet
he/she/it will whet
we will whet
they will whet

FUTURE CONTINUOUS

I will be whetting
you will be whetting
he/she/it will be whetting
we will be whetting
they will be whetting

FUTURE PERFECT

I will have whetted
you will have whetted
he/she/it will have whetted
we will have whetted
they will have whetted

FUTURE PERFECT CONTINUOUS

I will have been whetting
you will have been whetting
he/she/it will have been whetting
we will have been whetting
they will have been whetting

IMPERATIVE

you whet
we let´s whet

NONFINITE VERB FORMS

to whet

PAST CONTINUOUS

I was whetting
you were whetting
he/she/it was whetting
we were whetting
they were whetting

PAST PARTICIPLE

whetted

PAST PERFECT

I had whetted
you had whetted
he/she/it had whetted
we had whetted
they had whetted

PAST PERFECT CONTINUOUS

I had been whetting
you had been whetting
he/she/it had been whetting
we had been whetting
they had been whetting

PRESENT

I whet
you whet
he/she/it whets
we whet
they whet

PRESENT CONTINUOUS

I am whetting
you are whetting
he/she/it is whetting
we are whetting
they are whetting

PRESENT PARTICIPLE

whetting

PRESENT PERFECT

I have whetted
you have whetted
he/she/it has whetted
we have whetted
they have whetted

PRESENT PERFECT CONTINUOUS

I have been whetting
you have been whetting
he/she/it has been whetting
we have been whetting
they have been whetting

PRESENT SUBJUNCTIVE

he/she/it whet

SIMPLE PAST

I whetted
you whetted
he/she/it whetted
we whetted
they whetted
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