used when a situation is awkward and deserves no response because the comment was to dumb to answer with a real answer.
Not associated with "wit"
Wife:Hey honey we should have 12 kids...
Dude: I think your mom is hot man!
Dude 2: whet?
When you get out the shower you are wet. With wetness usually comes freshness. Fresh also means cool. Therefore Whet=cool.
Mike:"Aw, dude, I'm so Whet rite now."
The question on the mind of all betches; the word often follows a line of saying "wait" over and over again to slow down the speaker.
Person A: What do you think about this author?
Person A: I love beautiful sunsets?
Person A: I can't believe he killed himself! Think, he's gone, dead....forever!
(Room full of people talking, the betch is spacing out and decides to interject)
Betch: Wait, wait, wait, wait........Whet?
The word "whet" was invented by Blair Stephenson and Afina Henry of Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina. It serves as a replacement for the words, "cool", "hot", "awesome", etc.
That new shirt is so whet!