Word: 
Rhymes   Near rhymes   Synonyms / Related (More!)   Descriptive words   [Definitions]   Homophones   Similar sound   Same consonants  

Definitions of damper:

  • noun:   a depressing restraint
    Example: "Rain put a damper on our picnic plans"
  • noun:   a device that decreases the amplitude of electronic, mechanical, acoustical, or aerodynamic oscillations
  • noun:   a movable iron plate that regulates the draft in a stove or chimney or furnace


Related words...
Descriptive words for damper (New!)

Search for damper at other dictionaries: OneLook, Oxford, American Heritage, Merriam-Webster, Wikipedia

See damper used in context: 6 definitions


Announcing the 2016 RhymeZone Poetry Prize
Read and comment on a recent entry: Survival

Help  Forum  Feedback  Android  iPhone/iPad  API  Blog  Privacy

Copyright © 2016 Datamuse