Other Words for Dampen

Dampen Noun Synonyms
damp, moisten, sprinkle, bedew
Dampen the clothes before ironing them.

Dampen Verb Synonyms
stifle, deaden, damp, check, chill, cool, restrain, retard, lessen, diminish, reduce, suppress, abate, moderate, allay, subdue, temper, dull, discourage
His constant chattering on about himself dampened her ardor.

More Words for Dampen

Chill / Cool / Damp / Check / Temper

Stilling Well

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