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Adjective
Slightly wet or affected with moisture
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“Shaking her head, she sat herself down on a cold and slightly damp bench.”
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Despondent or low in spirits
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“There were a few damp spirits in Galway on day two of the races.”
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Lacking in enthusiasm
“The Telugu Titans did the league no favors by turning out a damp effort at home.”
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Smelling stale, damp, or stuffy
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Characterized by windy or stormy conditions
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Fresh and innocent
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Tufted
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Depressingly dull and bleak or repetitive
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A substance that flows freely but is of constant volume, having a consistency like that of water or oil
Verb
To be, or cause to be, slightly wet
Damp the edges of the pastry and fold over, sealing by pinching between finger and thumb.”
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To deprive of emotional or intellectual life, energy or vitality
“Sometimes, regulation may damp innovation.”
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To decrease in feeling, strength or intensity
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“He wanted to sit on the deck and hold his wounded foot to damp the pain, but I would not allow it.”
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To restrain or inhibit
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“June was almost equally pleased, and only one thought crept in to damp her enthusiasm.”
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To be, or cause to be, thoroughly wet or waterlogged
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To lower the morale of
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Prevent the occurrence of
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To overcome or bring under control
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Noun
Moisture diffused through the air or a solid substance, or condensed on a surface
“Hotter, drier summers will bring an increased risk of property subsidence, while wetter winters may cause damp and condensation.”
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Rainy weather
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A substance that flows freely but is of constant volume, having a consistency like that of water or oil
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A growth of minute powdery or webby fungi, whitish or of different colors, found on various diseased or decaying substances
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Restraint
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