How To Spell dam?

Correct spelling: dam

What does the abbreviation dam mean?

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This graph shows how "dam" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

What are the usage examples for dam?

  1. You're not going to leave the Zariba Dam in the air." – Out of the Primitive by Robert Ames Bennet
  2. He went West, and he found All- the- Beaver- there- was making a beaver- dam across the mouths of broad rivers that had been got ready for him. – Just So Stories by Rudyard Kipling
  3. And the dam over which I am driving now! – Over Prairie Trails by Frederick Philip Grove
  4. The attack upon the Cowenstein dam was the last attempt which was made to relieve Antwerp. – The Revolt of The Netherlands, Complete by Frederich Schiller
  5. What dam cheek, Christopher! – Red Hair by Elinor Glyn
  6. " Dam unknown," says " Mr. Wyndham, sir," and writes it down. – The Boy Scout and Other Stories for Boys by Richard Harding Davis
  7. Nonetheless, on a contingency basis, one dam failure might be assumed for each planning effort. – An Assessment of the Consequences and Preparations for a Catastrophic California Earthquake: Findings and Actions Taken Prepared By Federal Emergency Management Agency by Various
  8. Be sure you notice the big dam – Ethel Morton at Rose House by Mabell S. C. Smith
  9. Hannibal's dam was Dido, a fine trotting mare. – Ride Proud, Rebel! by Andre Alice Norton
  10. They say they follow you if you be fit to hunt them Leopard or go chop them dam Rideau. – The League of the Leopard by Harold Bindloss

What are the quotes for dam?

  1. We don't want tradition. We want to live in the present and the only history that is worth a tinker's dam is the history we make today.

What are the translations for dam?

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Dutch words for Dam

stuwdam, waterkering.

French words for Dam

endiguer, barrage, digue, dam.

German words for Dam

Damm, Mutter, Stausee, Staudamm, Talsperre, aufstauen, Wehr, stauen, Staumauer, Muttertier, Stauanlage, Stauwerk, Stauwehr, abdämmen.

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Italian words for Dam

bacino, diga, argine.

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Polish words for Dam

zapora, tama.

Portuguese words for Dam

barragem, albufeira, açude, hidrelétrica, barramento, barrar.

Spanish words for Dam

tapar, impedir, obstruir, presa, represa, represar, embalse, dique.

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Vietnamese word for Dam

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