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See definition of clamminess on Dictionary.com
  • as inhumidity
  • as inwet

synonyms for clamminess

  • evaporation
  • moisture
  • dampness
  • dankness
  • dew
  • fogginess
  • heaviness
  • humidness
  • moistness
  • mugginess
  • oppressiveness
  • sogginess
  • steam
  • steaminess
  • stickiness
  • sultriness
  • thickness
  • vaporization
  • wet
  • wetness
  • dewiness
  • humectation
  • sweatiness
  • swelter

antonyms for clamminess

MOST RELEVANT
  • aridity
  • dryness
  • aridity
  • dryness
  • dehydration
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How to use clamminess in a sentence

This combination made my skin feel clammy, particularly on my lower back and around my shoulders, where my pack rested.
LONG-TERM REVIEW: ONE YEAR IN PATAGONIA’S R1 AIR HOODYJEREMY RELLOSAFEBRUARY 19, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
More penetrating than its clamminess was the thought that Madame de Ferrier was out in it alone.
LAZARREMARY HARTWELL CATHERWOOD
A clamminess, such as others feel at the approach of death, spread over my brow and neck.
SIMON THE JESTERWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Though the root-meaning seems rather that of clamminess or adhesiveness, as found in Sansc.
THE RIVER-NAMES OF EUROPEROBERT FERGUSON
They felt it in the cold clamminess of the atmosphere, in the quiet peace of the long corridors.
THE RIDDLE OF THE FROZEN FLAMEMARY E. HANSHEW
Unless the sea is broken by the wind, there is about it just before dawn a peculiar creeping clamminess.
A POOR MAN'S HOUSESTEPHEN SYDNEY REYNOLDS
Then it grew greenish yellow with a sick clamminess of dread.
WHEN 'BEAR CAT' WENT DRYCHARLES NEVILLE BUCK
My mature view is that it was cold bread-pudding of a peculiarly villainous clamminess.
THE RECORD OF NICHOLAS FREYDONA. J. (ALEC JOHN) DAWSON
The rest of the time the atmosphere remained charged with rheumatic-dealing clamminess.
JULIETTE DROUET'S LOVE-LETTERS TO VICTOR HUGOLOUIS GUIMBAUD
Try them with a fork, which must come out quite clean, and with no clamminess sticking to it.
MISS LESLIE'S LADY'S NEW RECEIPT-BOOKELIZA LESLIE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CLAMMINESS

  • clamminess
  • dampness
  • dankness
  • dew
  • dewiness
  • evaporation
  • fogginess
  • heaviness
  • humectation
  • humidness
  • moistness
  • moisture
  • mugginess
  • oppressiveness
  • sogginess
  • steam
  • steaminess
  • stickiness
  • sultriness
  • sweatiness
  • swelter
  • thickness
  • vaporization
  • wet
  • wetness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.