adjective, dank·er, dank·est.
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Origin of dank
OTHER WORDS FROM dankdankly, adverbdankness, noun
Example sentences from the Web for dank
The odour of hot smoke is easily distinguished from the dankness of cold tobacco.The Exploits of Juve|Pierre Souvestre and Marcel Allain
She went down the worn stairway and came out into the dankness of the street.Selina|George Madden Martin
The breath of primroses and violets mingled with the dankness of stagnant water.The Romance of Leonardo da Vinci|Dmitry Sergeyevich Merezhkovsky
The silk of the curls on the forehead had a dankness and lifelessness which almost made her catch her breath again.Robin|Frances Hodgson Burnett