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put a damper on

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  • as insadden
  • as indeter
  • as indishearten
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Synonyms for put a damper on

verb upset, depress
  • discourage
  • dishearten
  • dispirit
  • grieve
  • dash
  • deject
  • deplore
  • desolate
  • distress
  • down
  • oppress
  • press
  • break one's heart
  • bring one down
  • bum out
  • cast down
  • dampen spirits
  • drag down
  • make blue
  • put a damper on
  • put into a funk
  • throw cold water on
  • turn one off
  • weigh down

Antonyms for put a damper on

  • encourage
  • hearten
  • inspirit
  • aid
  • assist
  • delight
  • help
  • cheer
  • gladden
  • make happy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to put a damper on

deter

verb. check, inhibit from action

deterred

verb. check, inhibit from action

dishearten

verb. depress, ruin one's hopes

disheartened

verb. depress, ruin one's hopes

disheartening

verb. depress, ruin one's hopes

sadden

verb. upset, depress
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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