Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Traducción en español de “damp”

damp

adjective /dӕmp/
slightly wet
húmedo
This towel is still damp.
dampen verb to make damp
humedecer
She dampened the flannel and wiped her face.
to make or become less fierce or strong (interest etc)
apagar, enfriar, escampar
The rain dampened everyone’s enthusiasm considerably.
damper noun something which lessens the strength of enthusiasm, interest etc
ducha fría
Her presence cast a damper on the proceedings.
a movable plate for controlling the draught eg in a stove.
regulador de tiro
dampness noun slight wetness
humedad
the dampness of the earth.
damp down phrasal verb to make (a fire) burn more slowly
sofocar
The fire was still being damped down the next day.
to reduce, make less strong
apagar, enfriar, hacer perder
He was trying to damp down their enthusiasm.
(Definition of damp from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “damp” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

first:

(a person or thing) coming before all others in order, time, amount, quality, or importance

Palabra del día

Countability – grammar codes

by Dom Glennon​​,
November 26, 2014
Advices and informations Have you ever noticed strange codes in square brackets on entries in Cambridge Dictionaries Online and wondered what they mean? These are grammar codes, giving you a brief summary of how that word behaves grammatically. More information can be obtained by hovering your cursor over the code, and there’s

Aprende más 

ped-text verb

November 24, 2014
to text someone while walking I’m ped-texting, I’m looking down at my phone, 75 percent of the time.

Aprende más