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Meaning of "dampish" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF DAMPISH

dampish  [ˈdæmpɪʃ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DAMPISH

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Dampish is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES DAMPISH MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of dampish in the English dictionary

The definition of dampish in the dictionary is somewhat damp.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH DAMPISH


blimpish
ˈblɪmpɪʃ
clumpish
ˈklʌmpɪʃ
dumpish
ˈdʌmpɪʃ
frumpish
ˈfrʌmpɪʃ
gampish
ˈɡæmpɪʃ
glumpish
ˈɡlʌmpɪʃ
grumpish
ˈɡrʌmpɪʃ
impish
ˈɪmpɪʃ
lumpish
ˈlʌmpɪʃ
mugwumpish
ˈmʌɡˌwʌmpɪʃ
mumpish
ˈmʌmpɪʃ
plumpish
ˈplʌmpɪʃ
rompish
ˈrɒmpɪʃ
scampish
ˈskæmpɪʃ
swampish
ˈswɒmpɪʃ
trampish
ˈtræmpɪʃ
vampish
ˈvæmpɪʃ
wampish
ˈwɒmpɪʃ
wimpish
ˈwɪmpɪʃ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DAMPISH

damp
damp off
damp squib
damp-dry
damp-proof
damp-proof course
dampcourse
dampen
dampener
damper
Dampier
damping
damping off
dampishness
damply
dampness
dampy
damsel
damsel bug
damselfish

WORDS THAT END LIKE DAMPISH

apish
cheapish
guttersnipish
Lappish
mopish
papish
pish
popish
poppish
quippish
raspish
sharpish
sheepish
snappish
steepish
trollopish
uppish
waspish
will-o-the-wispish
wispish

Synonyms and antonyms of dampish in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «dampish» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DAMPISH

Find out the translation of dampish to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of dampish from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «dampish» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

微湿的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

dampish
570 millions of speakers

English

dampish
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

हलका नम
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

dampish
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

сыроват
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

dampish
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কুয়াশাচ্ছন্ন
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

un peu humide
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Lembap
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

etwas feucht
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ジメジメした
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

dampish
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Dampish
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hơi ướt
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

dampish
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ओलसर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

nemli
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

molliccio
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

dampish
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

сируватий
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

dampish
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

υγρούτσικος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

ietwat vochtig
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

dampish
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

dampish
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of dampish

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DAMPISH»

The term «dampish» is normally little used and occupies the 149.966 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DAMPISH» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about dampish

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DAMPISH»

Discover the use of dampish in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to dampish and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Faerie Queene Book Four
... drThe dr Thedro oo oowzie humour of the dampish night, wzie humour of the dampish night,wzie humour of the dampish night, wzie humour of the dampish night,wzie humour of the dampish night, Anddidthemselues vnto their iourneydight.
Spenser, Edmund, 2013
2
The Imperial Encyclopaedic Dictionary: A New and Exhaustive ...
"One mile in dampish «hn<le." More: Song of the Sont, il. 62. damp'-IslX-ly*. adv. [ Eng. dampish; -Jy.] In a dampish manner, rather damply. damp Ish ness, s. rEng. dampish; -ness.~\ The quality or state of being dampish ; a moderate umouxit of ...
Robert Hunter, 1901
3
Universal dictionary of the English language: a new and ...
(Eng. dampish ; -ncss.] The quality or state of being dampish ; a moderate amount of moisture or humidity ; a tendency to dampness. * damp ly, adv. [Eng. damp; -ly ] In a damp manner. * dampne, v.t. [Damn, v.] damp ncss, *. [Eng. damp; -ness.] ...
Robert Hunter, Charles Morris, 1898
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The Encyclopaedic Dictionary: A New & Original Work of ...
In a dampish manner, rather damply. damp Ishnfiss, *. [Eng. dampish; -ness.] The quality or state of being dampish ; a moderate amount of moisture or humidity ; a tendency to dampness. * d&mp'-iy, ndv. [Eng. damp; -ly] In a t damp manner.
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The imperial dictionary of the English language: a complete ...
DAMPISH DANGER 2. An iron plate sliding across a flue of a furnace, &c. , so as to contract or altogether close the passage in order to check or regulate the draught of air. — 3. A piece of movable mechanism in a pianoforte made of wood and ...
John Ogilvie, Charles Annandale, 1885
6
The Anglo-American Encyclopedia and Dictionary: Dictionary ...
[Eng. dampish; -ly.] In a dampish manner, rather damply. damp -Ish-ness, s. [Eng. dampish; -ness.\ The quality or state of being dampish ; a moderate amount of moisture or humidity ; s tendency to dampness. •damp'-ljf, adv. [Eng. damp; -ly.] ...
7
The American encyclopædic dictionary
[Eng. dampish; -ly.~] In a dampish manner, rather damply. damp -Ish-nSsa, s. [ Eng. dampish; -uess.l The quality or state of being dampish ; a moderate amount of moisture or humidity ; a tendency to dampness. •damp'-iy, adv. [Eng. damp; -ly.]  ...
S. J. Herrtage, John A. Williams, Robert Hunter, 1897
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The Imperial dictionary, on the basis of Webster's English ...
DAMPISH 603 DANGER 2. An iron plate sliding across a tiue of a I furnace, Ac., so as to contract or altogether close the passage in order to check or regulate the draught of air. — 3. A piece of movable mechanism in a pianoforte made of ...
John Ogilvie, Charles Annandale, 1882
9
The encyclopædic dictionary. 7 vols. [in 14].
In a dampish manner, rather damply. damp' ish-nesa, s. [Eng. dampish; -ness.] The quality or state of being dampish ; a moderate amount of moisture or humidity ; a tendency to dampness. *damp'-iy, adv. [Eng. damp; -ly ] In а I damp manner.
Robert Hunter, 1883
10
Universal Dictionary of the English Language: A New and ...
[Eng. dampish; -ly.] In a dampish manner, rather damply. [DAMP, 12.] damp'—ish —néss, s. [Eng. dampish ; -ness.] The quality or state of being dampish; a moderate amount of moisture or humidity; a tendency to dampness. *damp'-lfr, adv.
Robert Hunter, Charles Morris, Thomas Henry Huxley, 1897

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DAMPISH»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term dampish is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Harriers blow away the capital opposition
So, although dampish and overcast at the start, conditions on Sunday weren't really far off being perfect for distance running, with a bit of a ... «The Southern Reporter, Jun 15»
2
Poem of the week: The Sheaves by Edwin Arlington Robinson
Where streams still gurgle over polished stones, Her feet there dangled from the dampish bank; And as a hungry dog sucks meat-bare bones «The Guardian, May 15»
3
Karl Kwok: How to succeed on land and at sea
So when AFR Weekend arrives to meet him in the crowded, dampish smelling bar at the members-only Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron in ... «The Australian Financial Review, Mar 15»
4
Winter colour with Cornus and primrose
Cornus prefer dampish soil and full sun. Cut back the stems hard in March to get new more colourful growth the following winter. Not all Cornus ... «Garstang Today, Feb 15»
5
What the World Will Speak in 2115
A thousand years after that, it was living in the shadow of French-speaking overlords on a dampish little island. No one then living could have ... «Wall Street Journal, Jan 15»
6
Grattan on Friday: Barnaby Joyce as Deputy Prime Minister – a …
Some Liberals, especially those in the hardline dry camp, would be appalled at the prospect of Joyce, who has dampish tendencies, as DPM. «The Conversation AU, Oct 14»
7
Gardening: Penelope Lively looks back on 'the view from old age'
... head on one side, sniffing, remembering, seeking to identify its components … earth is in there, and raffia, and something woodish, dampish. «Ham&High, Oct 14»
8
Staying inside? Here are my top three Portland beer fests for this …
... consider that any of the half-dozen beer events happening in and near Portland on this dampish Saturday would be the main event for most ... «The Oregonian - OregonLive.com, Oct 14»
9
Don't have a garden? Get your green fingers working on the balcony …
Probably best buy these from the garden centre, not the overgrown soft-leaved sissies they sell in the supermarket. Shady, cool and dampish? «The Independent, Sep 14»
10
Five of the top flowers for September
This superb perennial prefers dampish conditions but will grow in most gardens. Dig home-made compost into the soil around it each autumn ... «Express.co.uk, Sep 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Dampish [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/dampish>. Dec 2019 ».
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