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damps

verb
present tense third-person singular of damp

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2 to make or become slightly or moderately wet
  • damp the shirt slightly before ironing it

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3 to reduce or weaken in strength or feeling
  • nothing seemed to damp the unwelcome attentions of her suitor

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“Damps.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/damps. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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