Adjective(1) unpleasantly cool and humid
(1) The threatening, clammy Scottish summer turned the skies grey last week.(2) My palms started to feel clammy as beads of sweat collected on my forehead.(3) Secondly, my face would frequently drain itself of colour and coat itself with a clammy sweat.(4) There was a spider on my bed last night, and the atmosphere in London was very clammy .(5) I looked up trying to hear the message, I felt a cold, clammy hand touch my cheek.(6) Though the sea was indeed rough, there was little rain, and the air lacked the clammy humidity of a thunderstorm.(7) He felt sweaty and clammy , and his feet were screaming because he still hadn't found a chance to switch his boots.(8) My skin was cold and clammy with sweat, my hands shaking slightly, and blood pounded through my head, leaving it warm and blurry.(9) Sweltering heat and clammy weather can at times really put you off.(10) It's more of a moist, clammy heat that feels almost solid.(11) I felt myself begin to sweat and tried to control it, unwilling to force Andrew to hold a sweaty, clammy hand.(12) Wind-whipped sheets of rain and blasts of cold clammy air penetrated every layer of clothing.(13) An inexplicable, mind-numbing weariness settled over me, dank and clammy as pond-mist.(14) The air was pale and clammy , chilling them so that they all got out their thick cloaks, and huddled in them.(15) The basement was dark and clammy , filled with dreadful silence and the heavy stench of pain and doom.(16) Water dripped from a leak in the ceiling, and the air was clammy .
1. moist ::
2. damp ::
3. dank ::
1. cordial ::
2. friendly ::
3. genial ::
4. happy ::
5. hearty ::
6. sympathetic ::
7. warm ::
Different Formsclammed, clammily, clamming, clammy
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