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.
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