dampen Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Significado de “dampen” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "dampen" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

dampenverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈdæm.pən/

dampen verb [T] (MAKE WET)

(also damp) to make something ​slightlywet: Rain had dampened the ​tent so we ​left it to ​dry in the ​afternoonsun.

dampen verb [T] (FEELINGS)

to make ​feelings, ​especially of ​excitement or ​enjoyment, less ​strong: Nothing you can say will dampen her enthusiasm. I didn't ​want to dampen his spirits.
(Definition of dampen from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "dampen" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

dampenverb [T]

 us   /ˈdæm·pən/
to make something ​slightlywet: Rain dampened the ​tent, but it ​dried in the ​sun. If something dampens ​feelings, esp. of ​excitement or ​enjoyment, it makes them less ​strong: I ​think the ​accident dampened his ​enthusiasm for ​baseball.
(Definition of dampen from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "dampen" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

See all translations

dampenverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈdæmpən/
to make something less ​strong or ​successful: The ​outlook for the ​globaleconomy looked ​gloomy, and dampened ​expectations of a ​rise in ​profits that ​quarter. Rising raw-material ​costs dampened ​profits for many ​manufacturers.
(Definition of dampen from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de dampen
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Palabra del día

harvest

to pick and collect crops, or to collect plants, animals, or fish to eat

Palabra del día

In London but at the station: prepositions for talking about travel
In London but at the station: prepositions for talking about travel
by Liz Walter,
September 02, 2015
Several readers have asked for information on prepositions, so I will start with a blog post that looks at an area where they are really important: travel. The first thing to remember is that we use to (and not ‘in’) after the verb go: We are going to London. I went to

Aprende más 

parklet noun
parklet noun
August 31, 2015
a public outdoor space that may be associated with a local business but where anyone can sit Pop-up cafes in NY are what’s actually called parklets in many other places around the country.

Aprende más