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tamp down

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tamp down, tamp, packverb

    press down tightly

    "tamp the coffee grinds in the container to make espresso"

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tamp down in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tamp down in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of tamp down in a Sentence

  1. President Barack Obama:

    We also believe that it's important for both, Prime Minister Netanyahu and Israeli elected officials and President Abbas and other people in positions of power, to try to tamp down rhetoric that may feed violence or anger or misunderstanding and try to get all people in Israel and in the West Bank to recognize that this kind of random violence is not going to result in anything other than more hardship and more insecurity.

  2. Lawrence Yun:

    The market's outlook is encouraging, supply is expected to improve, which will give buyers more options and help tamp down record-high asking prices for existing homes.

  3. Rodell Mollineau:

    Clinton would like to go to the nominating convention with the wind at her back and tamp down the perception that she doesn’t excite Democrats.

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