adjective, damp·er, damp·est.
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With me tagging along, they dove into a rudimentary, damp shelter they had dug in a wood nearby.
It insists on efficiency standards for household appliances so that your towels come out of the dryer refreshingly cool and damp.The Federal Government Has Violated My Right to Chainsaw|P. J. O’Rourke|April 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The damp, gray Beaver State is attracting the most incoming movers of any other state, according to a new survey.
Outside a late-autumn storm was building and the air in the room was damp.
The elevator descended with a draft," he writes, "chilling Ethel in all the damp spots.What the Leaked J.D. Salinger Stories Reveal About the Author|Andrew Romano|November 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
We grew afraid—my face was damp with fear, the hair stood up upon my head.Ayesha|H. Rider Haggard
Although frequently enveloped in a damp fog, the Peruvian coastal towns are almost never subjected to rain.Inca Land|Hiram Bingham
Now, in the damp air, they twisted and turned in the wildest profusion.From the Valley of the Missing|Grace Miller White
Of the deliberate and diffuse Federationist there remained no trace, save the binoculars and two damp whiskers.A Diversity of Creatures|Rudyard Kipling
The Senator swallowed hard and mopped his damp forehead with his handkerchief.Hidden Gold|Wilder Anthony