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English definition of “dank”

dank

adjective     /dæŋk/
( especially of buildings and air ) wet , cold , and unpleasant : a dank, dark cellar In the cathedral vaults the air was dank and stale .Wet weather and wetnessColdSnow and ice dankness     /-nəs/ noun [U] Wet weather and wetnessColdSnow and ice
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