Meaning of DAMPER in English

DAMPER

noun

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■ VERB

put

So that put the damper on gigs for a bit.

It really put a damper on everything.

Torrential rain put a damper on the event, sending bedraggled guests squelching across lawns to seek shelter.

Analysts had figured the bad news from the giant microprocessor maker would put a damper on technology stocks.

A couple of knee injuries put a damper on his football career.

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Analysts had figured the bad news from the giant microprocessor maker would put a damper on technology stocks.

It consists of four air springs, which replace the coil springs, new dampers and four height sensors at each corner.

It really put a damper on everything.

So that put the damper on gigs for a bit.

The dampers are controlled by small air springs, which work in parallel with the main coil springs.

The simple cure is to fit a damper .

These ducts usually have dampers near where they extend from the plenum.

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