Italian translation of 'damper'
to put a damper on sth (figurative)
- (of fire)
valvola di tiraggio
Example Sentences Including 'damper'
As they went down the mist became colder and damper , and their hair hung lank and dripping on their foreheads.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
`Rather puts a damper on your theory doesn't it, Mr McKinnon?San Andreas
) Finn's new crew are an even damper squib, a real Ziggy-by-numbers put-on.MUSIC FOR BOYS (2003)
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Word forms: comparative -er, superlative -est
umido(‑a)damp with perspiration
madido(‑a) di sudorethat was a damp squib (informal)
è stato un vero fiasco
- = dampen
Example Sentences Including 'damp'
She could hear the creature making a sort of deep purring sound, feel its warm damp breath against her back.THE RIVAL QUEENS: A Countess Ashby de la Zouche Mystery (2002)
Her wet, washed clothes hung from a wooden rail over the sink, each damp garment a flag of humiliation.CHAMELEON (2002)
The place was deserted, the living spaces totally uninhabitable, the damp , at this time of year, frozen on the walls.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
Translation of damper from the Collins English to Italian Dictionary