Popular Wordlists
  • word of the day


    dampen - Dictionary definition and meaning for word dampen

    (verb) smother or suppress
    Synonyms : stifle
    Example Sentence
    • Stifle your curiosity
    (verb) make moist
    Synonyms : moisten , wash
    Example Sentence
    • The dew moistened the meadows
    (verb) deaden (a sound or noise), especially by wrapping
    Synonyms : damp , dull , muffle , mute , tone down
    (verb) reduce the amplitude (of oscillations or waves) Definition
    (verb) make vague or obscure or make (an image) less visible
    Synonyms : damp , deaden
    Example Sentence
    • muffle the message
    (verb) check; keep in check (a fire) Definition
    (verb) lessen in force or effect
    Synonyms : break , damp , soften , weaken
    Example Sentence
    • soften a shock
    • break a fall
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for dampen

Powered by Mnemonic Dictionary

dam is full of water, if your pen faals in water, it will become moist and weak

Connect with us on Facebook