how to pronounce damp /ˈdæmp/
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damp is pronounced in one syllable
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An example use of damp in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… leaving their eggs in the damp soil when …”
meanings of damp noun: Dejection or depression; something that spoils a positive emotion (such as enjoyment, satisfaction, expectation or courage) or a desired activity. Moisture; humidity; dampness. Fog; fogginess; vapor. Initialism of deficits in attention, motor coordination and perception. Initialism of damage-associated molecular pattern. A gaseous product, formed in coal mines, old wells, pits, etc. adjective: Permitting the possession of alcoholic beverages, but not their sale. In a state between dry and wet; moderately wet; moist. The lawn was still damp so we decided not to sit down. Despondent; dispirited, downcast. verb: To dampen; to make moderately wet. To suppress vibrations (mechanical) or oscillations (electrical) by converting energy to heat (or some other form of energy). To put out, as fire; to weaken, restrain, or make dull. words with pronunciation similar to damp words that rhyme with damp Did this page help you?