Definition for damping (2 of 2)
adjective, damp·er, damp·est.
verb (used with object)
Origin of damp
SYNONYMS FOR damp
Examples from the Web for damping
The tone was damping, to say the least of it, but he did not seem to notice it.The Black Moth|Georgette Heyer
My worst trouble in raising Ginseng is the damping off of the seedlings.
Every morning the plants will require spraying, but this must never be done at night or damping off may follow.
I have not as yet been troubled with "damping off" of seedlings.
The arrangement of damping rollers shown in Fig. 17 is a decidedly practical one.Practical Lithography|Alfred Seymour