Beads of sweat now covered his forehead, and his arms and legs were clammy.
We do not need to revisit the clammy atelier of science class.
Until the threshold of 270 was crossed, the stillness of the clammy night continued to hang over the city.
Its very quietness takes on some clammy quality associated with graves.
When it was ready he placed it on the clammy oilcloth and sat down.
His dim eyes were cast tenderly on her despairing countenance, and pressing gently her clammy hand, he breathed his last.
It was cold and clammy; Dick did not like the feel, and retreated.
I threw out my arms; my fingers rested upon an object slippery and clammy: it was one of these monsters—one of gigantic size.
In the act his—fingers touched her face, and she felt them cold and clammy.
He leaned back upon the cases of dynamite and passed a clammy hand over his brow.
"soft and sticky," late 14c., probably from Middle English clam "viscous, sticky, muddy" (mid-14c.), from Old English clæm "mud, sticky clay," from Proto-Germanic *klaimaz "clay" (cf. Flemish klammig, Low German klamig "sticky, damp," Old English clæman "to smear, plaster;" cf. clay). With -y (2). Related: Clammily; clamminess.