Übersetzung von “damp” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

damp

adjectivedamp /dæmp/
slightly, unpleasantly wet
humide

damp clothing
vêtements humides

dampness

noun uncountable dampness [ ˈdæmpnɪs ]
humidité feminine

the dampness of the air
l'humidité de l'air

(Übersetzung von “damp” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

damp

adjective /dӕmp/

slightly wet

humide
This towel is still damp.
dampen verb

to make damp.

humecter
She dampened the flannel and wiped her face.

to make or become less fierce or strong (interest etc)

(se) refroidir
The rain dampened everyone’s enthusiasm considerably.
damper noun

something which lessens the strength of enthusiasm, interest etc

douche (froide)
Her presence cast a damper on the proceedings.

a movable plate for controlling the draught eg in a stove.

registre
dampness noun

slight wetness.

humidité
damp down

to make (a fire) burn more slowly.

réduire
The fire was still being damped down the next day.

to reduce, make less strong

modérer
He was trying to damp down their enthusiasm.

(Übersetzung von “damp” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)