damply
adverb see damp III

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • damply — damp ► ADJECTIVE ▪ slightly wet. ► NOUN ▪ moisture in the air, on a surface, or in a solid. ► VERB 1) make damp. 2) (damp down) control or restrain (a feeling or situation). 3) (damp down …   English terms dictionary

  • damply — adverb in a damp manner a scarf was tied round her head but the rebellious curl had escaped and hung damply over her left eye • Syn: ↑moistly • Derived from adjective: ↑moist (for: ↑moistly), ↑damp …   Useful english dictionary

  • damply — See dampish. * * * …   Universalium

  • damply — adverb In a damp manner …   Wiktionary

  • damply — adv. moistly, wetly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • damply — damp·ly …   English syllables

  • damply — See: damp …   English dictionary

  • moistly — adverb in a damp manner a scarf was tied round her head but the rebellious curl had escaped and hung damply over her left eye • Syn: ↑damply • Derived from adjective: ↑moist, ↑damp (for: ↑damply) …   Useful english dictionary

  • damp — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, black damp, from Middle Dutch or Middle Low German, vapor; akin to Old High German damph vapor Date: 14th century 1. a noxious gas compare black damp, firedamp 2. moisture: a. humidity, dampness b. archaic fog,… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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