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damp

damp

 
 
pronunciation:
daemp
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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part of speech: adjective
inflections: damper, dampest
definition: slightly wet; moist.
The towel was still damp.
synonyms:
moist
antonyms:
dry
similar words:
foggy, humid, misty, muggy, soggy, watery, wet
 
part of speech: noun
definition: moisture in the air or on a surface.
Come in out of the damp and cold.Our basement floor is rotting from damp.
synonyms:
humidity, moisture
similar words:
dew, wet
derivations: dampish (adj.), damply (adv.), dampness (n.)
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