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 Dictionary entry overview: What does water-repellent mean? 

  The adjective WATER-REPELLENT has 1 sense:

1. hindering the penetration of water

  Familiarity information: WATER-REPELLENT used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1water-repellent [BACK TO TOP]


Hindering the penetration of water


water-repellent; water-resistant

Context example:

a water-repellent coat


impermeable (preventing especially liquids to pass or diffuse through)

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