Significado de “dampen” - en el Diccionario Inglés

dampen en inglés americano

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dampenverb [ T ]

us /ˈdæm·pən/

to make something slightly wet:

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.

(Definición de dampen del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

dampen en inglés de negocios

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dampenverb [ T ]

uk /ˈdæmpən/ us

to make something less strong or successful:

The outlook for the global economy looked gloomy, and dampened expectations of a rise in profits that quarter.
Rising raw-material costs dampened profits for many manufacturers.

(Definición de dampen del Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)