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damp squib

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  1. damp squib(Noun)

    A firework that fails to go off, due to wetting.

  2. damp squib(Noun)

    Anything that doesn't work properly, or fails to come up to expectations.

How to pronounce damp squib?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say damp squib in sign language?

  1. dampsquib

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of damp squib in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of damp squib in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of damp squib in a Sentence

  1. Terry Torrison:

    The ECB and OPEC meetings could prove to be a damp squib, which may result in markets drifting a bit lower.

  2. Devesh Mamtani:

    The sanctions on Iran have turned out to be a damp squib for the time being with the Trump administration granting exemptions, the exemptions have even surprised Saudi Arabia as oil supplies from Iran are likely to spike in the coming days.

Images & Illustrations of damp squib

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