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- adj. Somewhat damp
- adj. Dejected; gloomy; sorrowful
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Somewhat damp.
- adj. Dejected; gloomy; sorrowful.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Somewhat damp; moist: as, “dampy shade,”
- Dejected; sorrowful: as, “dampy thoughts,”
- In coal-mining, said of air when it is mixed with choke-damp to such an extent that candles will no longer burn in it.
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