Synonyms

1. dampening

noun. ['ˈdæmpənɪŋ, ˈdæmpnɪŋ'] the act of making something slightly wet.

Synonyms

  • basting
  • wetting

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Words that Rhyme with Dampening

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Example sentences of the word dampening


1. Noun, singular or mass
This is due to the dampening of the oscillations from the chainsaw's engine.

2. Verb, gerund or present participle
Remove soap residue quickly and simply by dampening a clean cloth in clear water.

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