[n] a slight wetness
[adj] slightly wet; "clothes damp with perspiration"; "a moist breeze"; "eyes moist with tears"
[v] lessen in force or effect; "soften a shock"; "break a fall"
[v] make vague or obscure or make (an image) less visible; "muffle the message"
[v] restrain or discourage; "the sudden bad news damped the joyous atmosphere"
[v] deaden (a sound or noise), esp. by wrapping
break, dampen, dampen, dampish, dampness, dull, moist, moistness, muffle, mute, soften, tone down, weaken, wet