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damp

Pronunciation: /dæmp/

Translation of damp in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo (-er, -est)

  • [air/clothing/house] húmedo there are damp patches on the ceiling hay manchas de humedad en el techo the house smells damp la casa huele a humedad
    Example sentences
    • With her back on the slightly damp grass, Selina watched the scattered clouds float by.
    • An hour later, the slightly damp crew boarded the buses for the final leg home.
    • Her hair was slightly damp from the long hours of tears and her tired, blue eyes were puffy.

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

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