Definition of dampness in English:


Syllabification: damp·ness
Pronunciation: /ˈdampnəs


  • The state or condition of being slightly wet: the dampness in the air
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    • They are concerned that heavy natural dampness in the wetland area could spell trouble for residents' health if homes are built there.
    • Its beauty is dependent on its dampness and greenness, and it looks awful when it is too dry.
    • In the winter dampness, the smell of the mule dung and the mangoes was suffocating.

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