Synonyms of 'pall'
1 cloudDictionary, shadow, veil
A pall of black smoke drifted over the cliff-top.
2 gloomDictionary, damp, dismay
His depression cast a pall on the proceedings.
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There is no check on the flood of new immigrants arriving in the country.
A damper is a small sheet of metal in a fire, boiler, or furnace that can be moved to increase or reduce the amount of air that enters.
He put a damper on our hopes.
Thesaurus for pall from the Collins English Thesaurus
If something palls , it becomes less interesting or less enjoyable after a period of time.