To dampen is defined as to make something a little bit wet, or to reduce or make weaker.
To wash clothes
(Intransitive) To become wet
To soak or fill so that no more liquid may be absorbed:
(Med.) To wash out or flush (a cavity, wound, etc.) with water or other fluid
To scoop up by plunging the hand or a receptacle below the surface, as of a liquid; ladle:
To feed by reaching with the bill into shallow water
To wash in a liquid.
To wash, moisten, or absorb with a sponge.
To spray the leaves of (a houseplant) with water from a mister
A mist of condensed water vapor.
To spatter (a surface or object), especially to soil with splashes of liquid.
To wash oneself in a shower.
Squirt means to spray liquid from a narrow opening.
To wash lightly with water.
To dip, soak, or drench in a liquid; saturate.
To soak in liquid, so as to soften, clean, extract the essence of, etc.
To wet through and through; soak.
To remove moisture from.
Find another word for moistens. In this page you can discover 25 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for moistens, like: drizzles, dampens, washes, wets, waters, sprinkles, soaks, saturates, irrigates, dips and dabbles.