Meaning of DAM in English

DAM

n.

Function: transitive verb

Inflected Form: dammed ; dam · ming

Date: 15th century

1 : to provide or restrain with a dam < dam a river>

2 : to stop up : BLOCK < damming up their emotions>

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.