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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Unpleasant wetness.

Usage examples (34)
  • Adjective : clammy hands. ,She had a clammy feeling that something was wrong at home
  • And damp, as well: a kind of clamminess that clung to the skin and penetrated her clothing.
  • The quality of the Mellasys hand was an oleaginous clamminess.
  • I was aware of a sudden clamminess; my mind resisted what he said. for more
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