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Significado de “dampen” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "dampen" - Diccionario Inglés

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dampenverb [T]

uk   /ˈdæm.pən/ us   /ˈdæm.pən/
  • dampen verb [T] (MAKE WET)

also damp to make something slightly wet: Rain had dampened the tent so we left it to dry in the afternoon sun.
(Definition of dampen from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "dampen" - Diccionario 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.
(Definition of dampen from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "dampen" - Diccionario Inglés para los 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.
(Definition of dampen from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“dampen” in British English

Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

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