1. given to using long words
2. (of a word) containing many syllables
I hate the word moist. It just sounds gross. If you look at the definition, why can't we just say damp. Even though damp is pretty borderline in my book, it beats moist any day.
1. moderately or slightly wet; damp
2. (of the eyes) tearful
3. accompanied by or connected with liquid or moisture