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wet (oneself)

1. Literally, to urinate while wearing one's clothing. I had to go to the bathroom so bad that I'd nearly wet myself by the time I made it home. Sarah has just finished potty training, but she still wets herself from time to time.
2. To laugh hysterically or uncontrollably. (Usually used in the continuous tense.) Raj's new boyfriend is hilarious, he had us wetting ourselves through the whole lunch!
3. To be extremely excited or giddy. (Usually used in the continuous tense.) Abigail and I were nearly wetting ourselves with excitement for the concert to start!
See also: wet

wet

1. mod. alcohol intoxicated. He’s been drinking since noon and is pretty wet.
2. mod. having to do with an area where is it legal to sell alcohol. (Compare this with dry.) Is it wet or dry in this county?
3. mod. feeble; in the manner of a nerd. Tom is totally wet. What a jerk.
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I have had a great time and loved my career with Wet Wet Wet and to me they will always be the best band in the world.
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Meanwhile Blue: Duncan James, Lee Ryan, Antony Costa and Simon Webbe, who have toured the world on the back of songs like One Love, All Rise and covers of Stevie Wonder's Signed Sealed Delivered and Elton John's Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word, said: "We have been big fans of Wet Wet Wet ever since Love Is All Around and we are really excited to be joining them on this tour.
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