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synonyms for dampener

  • complainer
  • grouch
  • moaner
  • pessimist
  • whiner
  • doomsdayer
  • grinch
  • partypooper
  • prophet of doom
  • stick in the mud
  • wet blanket
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How to use dampener in a sentence

A 50 percent increase in vaccinations each month can catch up to and then dampen viral growth.
HOW TO FIX THE VACCINE ROLLOUT - ISSUE 95: ESCAPEMELANIE E. MOSESJANUARY 20, 2021NAUTILUS
“At the same time, some tourists are relaying that they do not wish to wear masks as they believe this will dampen their holiday experience,” Magavi adds.
WHY GOOD MANNERS ARE MORE IMPORTANT THAN EVER DURING PANDEMIC TRAVELCHRISTOPHER ELLIOTTJANUARY 20, 2021WASHINGTON POST
At that point, the Alabama defense became an urgent issue of wide-ranging concern, threatening to dampen moods in living rooms across Tuscaloosa and beyond, with limited capacity in a pandemic to convene and discuss dampened moods.
THE ALABAMA FOOTBALL DYNASTY COLLECTS ANOTHER TITLE WITH A 52-24 ROUT OF OHIO STATECHUCK CULPEPPER, DES BIELERJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
“While supply shortages continue to dampen the market in the short term, Canalys believes most wrinkles will be ironed out by the second half of 2021,” analyst Ishan Dutt said in the research firm’s report on 2020 sales.
PC SALES HAVE SURGED FOR AT-HOME WORKERS AND LEARNERS DURING THE PANDEMICAARON PRESSMANJANUARY 11, 2021FORTUNE
The total destruction of the Capitol was only averted by a fortuitous rainstorm that dampened the flames.
THE SIMILARITIES TO THE LAST INVASION OF THE CAPITOL MATTER — SO DO THE DIFFERENCESLAWRENCE HATTERJANUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
If you want to stop transmission in the community, you need to get to probably 50% of the population or more to really dampen the amount of virus that is circulating.
“YOU CAN’T JUST GIVE PEOPLE MORE DATA AND EXPECT THEM TO ACT DIFFERENTLY”LINDSAY MUSCATODECEMBER 7, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
She was beautiful and attractive, and he had feared she might be ugly, which would have been a dampener on his satisfaction.
THE FATAL GLOVECLARA AUGUSTA JONES TRASK
Then he had the sense to see that it was he, Gerald, who acted as a spoil-feast, a dampener.
AURORA THE MAGNIFICENTGERTRUDE HALL
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WORDS RELATED TO DAMPENER

  • complainer
  • dampener
  • doomsdayer
  • grinch
  • grouch
  • moaner
  • partypooper
  • pessimist
  • prophet of doom
  • stick in the mud
  • wet blanket
  • whiner
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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