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Synonyms for clamminess

unpleasant wetness


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So watching Channel Four's Three In A Bed - basically Come Dine With Me, except with B&Bs - brought a slight clamminess to the shirt on my back as the owners of various seaside establishments went round each other's gaffs, ran their snooker ref white gloves along the dado rail for dust and bitchily slagged off the decor.
Side effects may include temporary blindness, nausea, sweating, clamminess, palpitations, stuttering, and rapid drop in IQ.
Sheila Barr explained that her daughter - an asthmatic who suffered from mental illness - had grown increasingly ill over a period of two weeks and symptoms included blue lips and clamminess.
Over the course of the next 48 hours a rash, clamminess and constant, increasing pain in the abdomen and groin were added to the symptoms she reported to doctors working for Camidoc, the service that provides night, weekend and holiday cover for our GP.
The clamminess noted by Dr Bengi Beyzade on the Sunday was a worrying sign which indicated her blood pressure was going down.
You can reduce the clamminess quotient of a low-grade fever by ingesting one or two of the many miracle tablets.
Her skin was as soft as a child's, except for some clamminess and coolness.
Employing great stone castles for all their unsettling clamminess, Kapur maintains an tense tone through a wide range of incidents that involve everything from a poisoned dress to a cross-dressing suitor.
I know what cries are choked in the clamminess of the jungle
Other less common adverse reactions known with opioid treatment that were seen <1% in the oxymorphone hydrochloride extended-release tablets trials include the following: Bradycardia, palpitation, syncope, tachycardia, postural hypotension, miosis, abdominal distention, ileus, hot flashes, allergic reactions, hypersensitivity, urticaria, oxygen saturation decreased, central nervous system depression, depressed level of consciousness, agitation, dysphoria, euphoric mood, hallucination, mental status changes, difficult micturition, urinary retention, hypoxia, respiratory depression, respiratory distress, clamminess, dermatitis, hypotension.