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dampen

verb

Definition of DAMPEN

1
to make or become slightly or moderately wet <dampen a paper towel with water and use it to clean up the mess>
Synonyms bedew, damp, dampen
Antonyms dry
2
to reduce or weaken in strength or feeling <the oppressive heat dampened our spirits>
Antonyms sharpen, whet

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