What does tamp down mean?

Definitions for tamp down

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word tamp down.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. tamp down, tamp, pack(verb)

    press down tightly

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


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

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