Dank - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |dæŋk|  American pronunciation of the word dank
Brit.  |dæŋk|  British pronunciation of the word dank

adjective

- unpleasantly cool and humid(syn: clammy)

a dank cellar
dank rain forests

Examples

...vegetables tended to go bad quickly in the dank cellar...

...a dank and cheerless castle that was once the site of unspeakable horrors...

...the abandoned house was dank and frowsy and barely fit for human habitation...

...a dank and uncongenial castle that makes one question just how merry old England really was...

the dank climate of southern Wales

Word forms

adjective
comparative: danker
superlative: dankest
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