mugginess


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mug·gy

 (mŭg′ē)
adj. mug·gi·er, mug·gi·est
Warm and extremely humid.

[Probably from Middle English mugen, to drizzle; akin to Old Norse mugga, a drizzle.]

mug′gi·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mugginess - a state of warm humidity
humidity, humidness - wetness in the atmosphere
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