What is water repellent

water-repellent (German)

Part of speech: adjective

Increases:
positive water repellent, Comparative more water repellent, Superlative most water repellent
Hyphenation:
was | ser | ab | wei | send, comparative: was | ser | ab | ab | s | sen | der, superlative: am | ser | ab | ab | sends | th
Pronunciation / Stress:
IPA: [ˈVasɐˌʔapvaɪ̯zn̩t], comparative: [ˈvasɐˌʔapvaɪ̯zn̩dɐ], superlative: [ˈvasɐˌʔapvaɪ̯zn̩tstn̩]
Word meaning / definition:
1) Not or hardly allowing water to penetrate, not or hardly absorbing water
Synonyms:
1) water repellent
Related terms:
1) hydrophobic
Opposite words:
1) absorbent
Application examples:
1) This rain jacket is off water repellent Fabric made.
1) The surface structure of this sheet is water repellent.
1) The plumage is very dense and is regularly oiled with the secretion of the well-developed rump gland to protect it water repellent close.
1) The young [the gray seals] are small and fluffy and initially non-swimmers because their fur is not yet water repellent is.

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Practical example sentences

Automatically selected examples in German:

Hollow hairs - insulating, water repellent and elastic: The refined fur of the polar bears enables the great predators of the Arctic to live under extreme conditions.
Wissenschaft.de, June 6, 2019

Impregnating a rain jacket A hardshell jacket protects you effectively against rain, so it works water repellent and yet it is breathable from the inside.
Brigitte.de, March 7, 2019

The cooling ceiling is made of PVC and nylon, making it particularly robust, washable and water repellent is.
stern.de, July 25, 2019

Dressing only sticks well to dry lettuce leaves. Before the greens and the sauce come into contact with each other, you should check the centrifugal force water repellent Let it take effect.
derStandard.at, August 12, 2019

The manufacturer advertises a special feature water repellent Coating that is supposed to protect not only the fabric itself, but above all the RGB lighting on the edge from liquid damage.
ComputerBase, November 20, 2018

Samsung's XCover Pro is water repellent and fall-proof. The battery of the corporate customer cell phone is also exchangeable.
heise online, January 13, 2020

They're in paper cups or food wrapping paper: chemical substances that water repellent act - and are not degradable. They have even been detected in the Arctic.
NDR, August 12, 2020

Outdoor jackets are water repellent and more complex than normal rain jackets. But there is a large selection of good models. We'll show you recommended outdoor jackets for men and give you tips on buying them.
t-online, September 29, 2020

That is why you should take care that your shoes are at least water repellent are, in the best case, even waterproof.
RTL, September 16, 2020

Dried out floors could water repellent become. In this case, the water is either not absorbed at all or only very slowly. In this context one speaks of a "wetting inhibition".
GFA News, September 29, 2020

The usage examples were selected automatically and may therefore contain errors.


Grammar / Declinations

Inflection water-repellent - The declension of the adjective water-repellent

 NominativeGenitivedativeaccusative
definite article
Masculinethe water-repellent onethe water-repellentthe water-repellentthe water-repellent
Femininethe water-repellentthe water-repellentthe water-repellentthe water-repellent
neuterthe water repellentthe water-repellentthe water-repellentthe water repellent
Pluralthe water-repellentthe water-repellentthe water-repellentthe water-repellent
indefinite article
Masculinea water repellent onea water-repellent onea water repellenta water-repellent one
Femininea water-repellent onea water-repellent onea water-repellent onea water-repellent one
neutera water-repellent onea water-repellent onea water repellenta water-repellent one
without article
Masculinemore water repellentwater repellentwater repellentwater repellent
Femininewater repellentmore water repellentmore water repellentwater repellent
neuterwater repellentwater repellentwater repellentwater repellent
Pluralwater repellentmore water repellentwater repellentwater repellent

Dictionary entries

Entries from our dictionary containing "water-repellent":

water: ... water release, water drainage, water drainage, water drainage, water discharge, water-repellent, water-repellent, water repellent, water vein, water vapor, dipper, water system ...

idrorepellente:… I | dro | re | pel | len | te, plural: i | dro | re | pel | len | ti Word meaning / definition: 1) water-repellent, water-repellent Opposite words: 1) idrofilo (hydrophilic) ...

a raincoat: water-repellent, long garment Origin of the term: composed of rain and coat. General terms: 1) Clothing, coat Examples of use: 1) He was wearing a yellow raincoat

material: breathable, non-iron, transparent, glossy, smooth, crease-free, pleated, dirt-repellent, warming, water-repellent Application examples: 1) Austria has long had quota specifications for the recycling of packaging

hidròfob: water-repellent, water-repellent, hydrophobic Opposite words: 1) hidròfil Translations See translations for water-repellent, See translations for water-repellent, See translations for hydrophobic


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