The rest was blocked, as if a dam was placed there.
His world was one of confusion, his memories overwhelming as the dam that had been in place for thousands of years crumbled.
She clamped a hand over her mouth to dam the frustration.
He slid back away from the table, grabbing a napkin to dam the tea from the edge of the table.
Two rapid streams, Poesten Kill and Wynants Kill, flowing into the Hudson from the east, through deep ravines, furnish good water-power, which, with that furnished by the state dam across the Hudson here, is utilized for manufacturing purposes.