In the main working; but the water is dammed up; we can never pass.
But democracy is the rising tide; it may be dammed or delayed, but cannot be stopped.
The dammed streams made a chain of lakes set in the green meadows.
As a final measure they dammed up the springs and drained the lake.
It made her mad and she say, "I'll be dammed if I don't go."
This stream was dammed, ...