how to pronounce dampen


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The above transcription of dampen is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

dampen is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of dampen in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… under water to dampen out this vibration …”

meanings of dampen


  1. To make damp or moist; to make slightly wet.
  2. To become damp or moist.
  3. To become damped or deadened.
  4. To depress; to check; to make dull; to lessen.

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