Definition of 'damp down'
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Sources in both companies moved to damp down fears raised by British trade unions. Times, Sunday Times (2012)His trade union helped, sending out legal letters, trying to damp down the fire. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This is involved in damping down cortisol, a hormone that is released in response to stress. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Secondly, there are crisis tendencies in the system, which if they are not damped down and managed in various ways will result in actual crisis. Politics, Planning and the State (1990)
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