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Meaning of damp

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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

      adj 1: slightly wet; "clothes damp with perspiration"; "a moist
             breeze"; "eyes moist with tears" [syn: {damp}, {dampish},
      n 1: a slight wetness [syn: {damp}, {dampness}, {moistness}]
      v 1: deaden (a sound or noise), especially by wrapping [syn:
           {muffle}, {mute}, {dull}, {damp}, {dampen}, {tone down}]
      2: restrain or discourage; "the sudden bad news damped the
         joyous atmosphere"
      3: make vague or obscure or make (an image) less visible;
         "muffle the message" [syn: {dampen}, {deaden}, {damp}]
      4: lessen in force or effect; "soften a shock"; "break a fall"
         [syn: {dampen}, {damp}, {soften}, {weaken}, {break}]

Source : WordNet ® Princeton University. 2010.

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