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English definition of “dampen”


verb [T] (MAKE WET)    /ˈdæm.pən/ (also damp)
to make something slightly wet: Rain had dampened the tent so we left it to dry in the afternoon sun.Wet weather and wetness
(Definition of dampen verb (MAKE WET) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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