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synonyms for clammy

  • close
  • dank
  • drizzly
  • moist
  • mucid
  • mucous
  • muculent
  • pasty
  • slimy
  • soggy
  • sticky
  • sweating
  • sweaty
  • wet
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antonyms for clammy

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  • dry
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How to use clammy in a sentence

High temperatures are chilly and clammy, in the upper 50s to perhaps mid-60s if we see more sunshine than currently expected.
D.C.-AREA FORECAST: COOL WEEKEND AHEAD, AND THERE ARE PERIODIC RAIN CHANCES STARTING TODAYA. CAMDEN WALKERMAY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Low temperatures bottom out in the low to mid-50s, with that clammy feeling to the moistening air.
D.C.-AREA FORECAST: COOLER TODAY, WITH SOME DRIZZLE AND SHOWERS. TURNING WARMER THROUGH THE WEEKEND.A. CAMDEN WALKERAPRIL 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
She had come close to the trembling old man, and put one of her hands on his cold, clammy one.
THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
Then, with a clammy shudder, young Warlow thought of the agony and speedy death that was certain to follow.
A FORTUNE HUNTER; OR, THE OLD STONE CORRALJOHN DUNLOE CARTERET
But, as the clammy leaves swept upon his face, there was a loud, vibrating report.
MENOTAHERNEST G. HENHAM
It started out with sticky oatmeal, and ended with clammy cakes, between which was much horror.
BLAZED TRAIL STORIESSTEWART EDWARD WHITE
When first his hand, warm in life, touched the clammy flesh of a corpse, he shuddered.
ETIDORHPA OR THE END OF EARTH.JOHN URI LLOYD
Far up on the mountains the drifts piled deep, and winter mists blew in clammy wraiths across the shoulders of the hills.
THE HIDDEN PLACESBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Their clothes were soaken, their hair dank; their white faces, dimly discernible, were clammy and cold.
THE COLLECTED WORKS OF AMBROSE BIERCEAMBROSE BIERCE
But what she saw in the cheerful June sky beyond the palisade made her body go clammy-cold with horror.
SHAMANROBERT SHEA
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CLAMMY

  • clammy
  • cloudy
  • dank
  • dewy
  • drenched
  • dripping
  • drippy
  • drizzly
  • irriguous
  • misty
  • moist
  • muggy
  • oozy
  • saturated
  • soaked
  • soaking
  • sodden
  • soggy
  • sopping
  • steam bath
  • steamy
  • sticky
  • vaporous
  • waterlogged
  • wettish
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