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Dampen

Damp´en   Pronunciation: dămp´'n
v. t.1.To make damp or moist; to make slightly wet.
[imp. & p. p. dampened (dămp"'nd); p. pr. & vb. n. dampening.]
2.To depress; to check; to make dull; to lessen.
v. i.1.To become damp; to deaden.
Verb1.dampen - smother or suppress; "Stifle your curiosity"
Synonyms: stifle
2.dampen - make moist; "The dew moistened the meadows"
Synonyms: moisten, wash
3.dampen - deaden (a sound or noise), especially by wrapping
Synonyms: damp, mute, tone down, muffle, dull
4.dampen - reduce the amplitude (of oscillations or waves)
5.dampen - make vague or obscure or make (an image) less visible; "muffle the message"
Synonyms: deaden, damp
6.dampen - check; keep in check (a fire)
7.dampen - lessen in force or effect; "soften a shock"; "break a fall"
Synonyms: soften, damp, weaken, break
abate, abridge, absorb the shock, allay, alleviate, arrest, asperge, assuage, attemper, attenuate, baffle, bank the fire, beat down, bedew, bespatter, besprinkle, blunt, bottle up, break the fall, cast down, chasten, check, chill, compress, constrain, control, cool, countercheck, cramp, cripple, curb, curtail, cushion, cut, cut back, cut down, dabble, dam up, damp, dampen the spirits, darken, dash, de-emphasize, deafen, debilitate, decrease, deduct, deflate, deflect, deject, delay, depreciate, depress, detain, deter, devitalize, dew, diminish, disaffect, discourage, dishearten, disincline, disinterest, dispirit, distract, divert, douche, downgrade, downplay, enervate, enfeeble, eviscerate, exhaust, extenuate, gruel, hinder, hold back, hold in check, hold up, hose, hose down, humect, humectate, humidify, impede, indispose, intercept, interfere, intermeddle, interrupt, intervene, irrigate, keep back, keep in check, keep within bounds, knock down, lay, lay low, lenify, lessen, lighten, lower, lower the spirits, meddle, mitigate, moderate, modulate, muffle, mute, neutralize, obtund, offset, oppose, oppress, paddle, palliate, pare, play down, press down, put off, quench, rattle, reduce, reduce the temperature, repel, repress, resist, restrain, retrench, roll back, sadden, sap, scale down, scotch, set back, shake, shake up, shorten, show consideration, show mercy, show pity, simplify, sink, slacken, slobber, slop, slosh, slow down, smother, snub, sober, sober down, soft-pedal, soften, soften the blow, soften up, sparge, spatter, splash, splatter, sponge, spray, step down, stifle, stop, subdue, swash, syringe, take from, tame, temper, tone down, tune down, turn aside, turn away, turn from, turn off, unbrace, undermine, underplay, unman, unnerve, unstrengthen, unstring, water, weaken, wean from, weigh heavy upon, weigh upon, wet down
Translate Dampen to German, Translate Dampen to French
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Damp
damp course
Damp off
Damp sheet
damp-proof course
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dampener
dampening
damper
damper block
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Dampish
damply
Dampne
Dampness
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DAMQAM
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