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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a moist manner.

Usage examples (42)
  • A scarf was tied round her head but the rebellious curl had escaped and hung damply over her left eye
  • Adjective : damp weather; a damp towel. ,The welcoming committee gave them a rather damp reception
  • Noun : damp that goes through your warmest clothes
  • Verb (used with object) : A series of failures damped her enthusiasm. ,to damp a furnace for more
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