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English definition of “put a damper on sth”

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put a damper on sth

to stop an occasion from being enjoyable: The accident put a damper on their holiday.Damaging and spoilingDestroying and demolishing
Translations of “put a damper on sth”
in Russian портить…
in Turkish tatsızlaştırmak, keyfini kaçırmak…
in Polish kłaść się cieniem na czymś…
(Definition of put a damper on sth from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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