adjective, damp·er, damp·est.
verb (used with object)
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We entered the fruiting rooms, which were warm and damp, the air thick and cloying.The Fungal Evangelist Who Would Save the Bees - Issue 90: Something Green|Merlin Sheldrake|September 23, 2020|Nautilus
There was no one there to help her, put a damp cloth on her forehead or hold her hand to convey confidence.
A sleeved, moisture-wicking dress is the easiest thing to toss on over a damp suit.
If you’re still anxious about potential toxins in the adhesive, or simply don’t like the taste, moisten the glue strip with a damp sponge instead of your tongue.
They had to wriggle through dark, damp and cramped spaces every time they visited.
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