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Synonyms for damp

Synonyms for damp

slightly wet

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Synonyms for damp

a slight wetness

deaden (a sound or noise), especially by wrapping

restrain or discourage

make vague or obscure or make (an image) less visible

lessen in force or effect

slightly wet

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Green netting is also useful, but there is no substitute for damping down.
06pm on Sunday and carried out damping down operations in the loft space and first floor of the building.
North Wales Fire and Rescue Service said there were 18 firefighters damping down at the site yesterday morning, with one engine from Deeside, one from Flint, an aerial platform from Rhyl and a high volume pump from Llandudno at the scene.
We are going to be there thought the night, damping down.
Fire crews were still at the scene yesterday damping down at Lower Berse Farm, off Ruthin Road, Wrexham, 24 hours after the blaze broke out.
Crews did not finish damping down the area until after 9pm.
They spent 45 minutes tackling the fire and damping down the remains of the structure.
Firefighters left the scene at 1pm yesterday after damping down the area.
Firefighters remained on site damping down and cooling cylinders as a precaution but no exclusion zone was set up.
Fire crews spent much of yesterday damping down at the site of a major fire at a Black Country industrial estate.
Dozens of firefighters raced to the scene at Alan's Skip Hire (Wales) Ltd, Redwither Road on Wrexham's industrial estate just after 8pm on Tuesday night, but crews were still damping down well into the early hours of yesterday.
Firefighters from Dewsbury spent about half an hour putting it out and damping down.
Firefighters from Rugby and Bedworth were at the scene until midday damping down the embers from the earlier inferno.
This morning fire crews were still damping down the charred remains of the site, known at Pelaw Court.
The blaze was brought under control within an hour and two crews from Highgate and Binley remained at the scene damping down.