French translation of 'dampen'
- (= diminish) [enthusiasm, excitement]
- (= lower)
to dampen sb's spirits
- (= moisten) [cloth]
Example Sentences Including 'dampen'
If I had hoped to dampen his reckless spirit, I didn't succeed.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
Even the sight of The Shark staring gloomily into a computer screen wasn't enough to dampen her good spirits.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
`I don't want to dampen your spirits," Wally said, `but the same crowd comes here every night.Roses are for the Rich
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Translation of dampen from the Collins English to French Dictionary