Phrasal Verb 'Damp'

We have 3 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Damp'.

Damp down

Meaning: Calm or reduce feelings, emotions

Example: They tried to DAMP DOWN the anger over the announcement.

Damp down

Meaning: Make a fire burn less

Example: They tried to DAMP DOWN the flames before the fire spread.

Damp off

Meaning: When there is too much moisture and a plant is affected by fungal parasites

Example: The seedlings DAMP OFF in the spring if it's very wet.