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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dank  \Dank\,  a.  [Cf.  dial,  Sw  dank  a  moist  place  in  a  field, 
  Icel.  d["o]kk  pit,  pool;  possibly  akin  to  E.  damp  or  to 
  daggle  dew.] 
  Damp;  moist;  humid;  wet. 
 
  Now  that  the  fields  are  dank  and  ways  are  mire. 
  --Milton. 
 
  Cheerless  watches  on  the  cold,  dank  ground.  --Trench. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dank  \Dank\,  n. 
  Moisture;  humidity;  water.  [Obs.] 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dank  \Dank\,  n. 
  A  small  silver  coin  current  in  Persia. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  dank 
  adj  :  unpleasantly  cool  and  humid;  "a  clammy  handshake";  "clammy 
  weather";  "a  dank  cellar";  "dank  rain  forests"  [syn:  {clammy}] 




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