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Verbs (16)

dampen, wash, moisten
v. make moist; "The dew moistened the meadows"
damp, deaden, dampen
v. make vague or obscure or make (an image) less visible; "muffle the message"
dampen
v. check; keep in check (a fire)
dampen, stifle
v. smother or suppress; "Stifle your curiosity"
dampen
v. reduce the amplitude (of oscillations or waves)
tone down, dampen, damp, dull, mute, muffle
v. deaden (a sound or noise), especially by wrapping

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Fuzzynyms (30)

break
v. weaken or destroy in spirit or body; "His resistance was broken"; "a man broken by the terrible experience of near-death"
break
v. crack; of the male voice in puberty; "his voice is breaking--he should no longer sing in the choir"
break, interrupt
v. terminate; "She interrupted her pregnancy"; "break a lucky streak"; "break the cycle of poverty"
damp
v. restrain or discourage; "the sudden bad news damped the joyous atmosphere"
fail
v. get worse; "Her health is declining"
mitigate
v. make less severe or harsh; "mitigating circumstances"
tone down, tame, moderate
v. make less strong or intense; soften; "Tone down that aggressive letter"; "The author finally tamed some of his potentially offensive statements"
soften, buffer, cushion
v. protect from impact; "cushion the blow"
jimmy, lever, prize, prise, pry
v. to move or force, especially in an effort to get something open; "The burglar jimmied the lock": "Raccoons managed to pry the lid off the garbage pail"
pipe down, quiet down, quiesce, quieten, quiet, hush
v. become quiet or quieter; "The audience fell silent when the speaker entered"
hold in, contain, restrain, moderate, curb, control
v. lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits; "moderate your alcohol intake"; "hold your tongue"; "hold your temper"; "control your anger"

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Antonyms (31)

wake up, arouse, rouse, waken, wake, awaken
v. cause to become awake or conscious; "He was roused by the drunken men in the street"; "Please wake me at 6 AM."
wake up, arouse, rouse, waken, wake, awaken
v. cause to become awake or conscious; "He was roused by the drunken men in the street"; "Please wake me at 6 AM."
wake up, arouse, rouse, waken, wake, awaken
v. cause to become awake or conscious; "He was roused by the drunken men in the street"; "Please wake me at 6 AM."
excite, stimulate
v. act as a stimulant; "The book stimulated her imagination"; "This play stimulates"
invigorate, quicken
v. give life or energy to; "The cold water invigorated him"
sear, parch
v. cause to wither or parch from exposure to heat; "The sun parched the earth"
dry out, dry
v. remove the moisture from and make dry; "dry clothes"; "dry hair"
blow up, magnify, enlarge
v. make large; "blow up an image"
excite, stimulate
v. stir feelings in; "stimulate my appetite"; "excite the audience"; "stir emotions"

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