Dampish
Dampish Damp"ish, a. Moderately damp or moist. -- {Damp"ish*ly}, adv. -- {Damp"ish*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • dampish — adjective see damp III …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • dampish — damp·ish || dæmpɪʃ adj. slightly wet …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dampish — damp·ish …   English syllables

  • dampish — adjective slightly wet clothes damp with perspiration a moist breeze eyes moist with tears • Syn: ↑damp, ↑moist • Similar to: ↑wet …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dampishly — Dampish Damp ish, a. Moderately damp or moist. {Damp ish*ly}, adv. {Damp ish*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dampishness — Dampish Damp ish, a. Moderately damp or moist. {Damp ish*ly}, adv. {Damp ish*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • damp — dampish, adj. dampishly, adv. dampishness, n. damply, adv. dampness, n. /damp/, adj., damper, dampest, n., v. adj. 1. slightly wet; moist: damp weather; a damp towel …   Universalium

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