Definitions For Dampen


  • Make moist
  • Lessen in force or effect
  • Check; keep in check (a fire)
  • Make vague or obscure or make (an image) less visible
  • Suppress or constrain so as to lessen in intensity
  • Reduce the amplitude (of oscillations or waves)
  • Deaden (a sound or noise), especially by wrapping
  • To make (something) somewhat or slightly wet : to make (something) damp
  • To make (something) less strong or active

Is Dampens a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Dampen is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Dampen in a Sentence

  • Dampen the spot with a wet cloth.
  • The shower barely dampened the ground.
  • We wouldn't let the bad weather dampen our excitement.

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Antonyms for Dampens

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