dam - definition and synonyms

verb [transitive] 

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/dæm/
present tense
I/you/we/theydam
he/she/itdams
present participledamming
past tensedammed
past participledammed

or dam up 

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  1. 1
    to stop a river or stream from flowing by building a dam across it
  2. 2
    to control your feelings so that you do not show them