how to pronounce damper


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damper is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… met with this putting a damper on …”

meanings of damper


  1. Something that damps or checks:.
  2. Something that kills the mood.
  3. A device that decreases the oscillations of a system.
  4. Bread made from a basic recipe of flour, water, milk, and salt, but without yeast.
  5. A contrivance (sordine), as in a pianoforte, to deaden vibrations; or, as in other pieces of mechanism, to check some action at a particular time.
  6. A valve or movable plate in the flue or other part of a stove, furnace, etc., used to check or regulate the draught of air.


  1. Comparative form of damp: more damp.

damper frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word damper occurs in english on average 2.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics damper can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that damper can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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