Smelling the steaks on the barbecue really whet my appetite!I bought a new stone to whet the blade of my dager.
Just let me whet my knife, and I 'll get started.
You whet an appetite by smelling or tasting something that you really like.
Whet your thirst. From Websters: to make keen or more acute : EXCITE, STIMULATE *whet the appetite* *whetted her curiosity*
The word whet is a verb that means to make sharp. The wonderful aromas coming from the kitchen served to whet David's appetite.
The smell of an apple pie cooking in the oven will never fail to whet my appetite.
Northern Saw-whet Owl was created in 1788.
A whet stone is used to sharpen tools used for gardening.
it is called the northern saw-whet owl because one of its calls sound like a whetting saw
A wet stone will help me whet my edged tools. I wanted to whet my appetite, but she said I was all wet.
actually,the saw-whet owl isn't endangered(but they used to be(i really don't know why)
Northern saw whet owls, like most owls, eat rodents.
edge, grind , sharpen or to animate, enhance, incite both different but both the synonyms for whet (v)
The definition of whet is: to sharpen (a knife, tool, etc.) by grinding or friction or to make keen or eager; stimulate
The Saw-Whet Owl received its name from the noise it makes when it sleeps. The sound is almost like the sound of a saw being whetted or sharpened. Which is how the name 'Saw-Whet' Owl.
The correct form in "to whet your appetite". "Whet" means to hone or to make more keen or stimulated, whereas "wet" means to cover or soak with water. a whet "wet" rock is used to sharpen knives. the stone or rock is actually wet with water or oil to lubricate & cool the material bing sharpened
Leather of any animal which has aged, and softened, bluish tenge,,,,very tough and durable! Whet leather is made to sharpen razors and knives, etc. After you use a whetstone, you can put a better edge on it by stropping it on whet leather.
A saw whet owl is first a egg. Then after the egg hatches it becomes an owlet. When the owlet changes and grows its flight feathers it is a Young adult. After that the Saw Whet owl is a fully grown adult and lays the eggs. Usually a Saw Whet owl lives 5 years but can be 8 years old.
Saw-whet owls! My favorite kind of owl! They are small, tan and very cute! This is a picture of one.