Predicate: dampen

Roleset id: dampen.01 , (cause to) become slightly wet, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

dampen.01: DAMPEN-V NOTES: Based on wsj and automatic expansion via verbnet. Member of VNcls other_cos-45.4. (from dampen.01-v) DAMPENING-N NOTES: dampen.01 (from dampening.01-n)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
dampen (v.)
dampening (n.)

Roles:

        arg0 not grammatical, most likely (from damp.02-j)
        Arg0-PAG: causer of wetness, agent (vnrole: 45.4-agent)
        Arg1-GOL: thing becoming damp (vnrole: 45.4-patient)
        Arg2-PPT: liquid (vnrole: 45.4-instrument)

Example: dampen-v: all args

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        John dampened Mary's silk blouse with red wine.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: dampened
        Arg1: Mary's silk blouse
        Arg2: with red wine

Roleset id: dampen.02 , (cause to) stop vibrating, restrain, lessen, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

dampen.02: DAMPEN-V NOTES: (from dampen.02-v) DAMPENING-N NOTES: dampen.02 (from dampening.02-n) DAMPENED-J NOTES: Based on Thyme and Sharp data. Comparison to dampen.02. Dampen.02 is a member of Vn class subjugate-42.3. Framed by Katie. (from dampened.01-j)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
dampen (v.)
dampening (n.)
dampened (j.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: causer of non-vibration, agent (vnrole: 42.3-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing vibrating (vnrole: 42.3-patient)

Example: dampen-v: just transitive

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        An accelerating move by personal computer manufacturers' to include advanced graphics capabilities as standard equipment further dampened reseller purchases of Western Digital's equipment.

        Arg0: An accelerating move by personal computer manufacturers' to include advanced graphics capabilities as standard equipment
        Argm-ext: further
        Rel: dampened
        Arg1: reseller purchases of Western Digital's equipment

Example: dampen-v: arg 1

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        In addition, below the distal anastomsis flow in the native anterior tibial artery is markedly dampened.

        Argm-dis: In addition
        Argm-loc: below the distal anastomsis
        Arg1: flow in the native anterior tibial artery
        Argm-ext: markedly
        Rel: dampened.


Predicate: damp

Roleset id: damp.03 , be slightly wet, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

damp.03: DAMP-J NOTES: Added by Julia based on BOLT-6, dampen-v.01. Not related to damp-v.01. (from damp.02-j)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
damp (j.)

Roles:

        arg0 not grammatical, most likely
        Arg1-GOL: location that is slightly wet
        Arg2-PPT: liquid

Example: damp-j: args 1, 2

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        At the peak of my smoking addiction , I would smoke even the worst cigarettes that-1 [*-1] were damp from lubricants , and would sometimes smoke so much that I got giddy ,

        Arg1: [*-1]
        Rel: damp
        Arg2: from lubricants

Roleset id: damp.04 , to restrain or weaken, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

damp.04: DAMP-V NOTES: Frames file for 'damp' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus. (from damp.01-v predicate notes)

Aliases:

AliasFrameNetVerbNet
damp (v.)

Roles:

        Arg0-PAG: restrainer, agent
        Arg1-PPT: thing damped

Example: damp-v: transitive

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: infinitive

        [Comments by John Major , who [*T*-1] has succeeded Mr. Lawson ,]-2 also failed [*-2] to damp market concern , despite his pledge [*] to maintain relatively high British interest rates .

        Arg0: [*-2]
        Rel: damp
        Arg1: market concern

Example: damp-v: transitive with purpose

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: infinitive

        But in certain conditions such as autoimmune diseases and allergies and transplant rejection , doctors-1 would like [*-1] to damp the immune response so such cells do n't touch off harmful inflammatory reactions or cell destruction .

        Arg0: [*-1]
        Rel: damp
        Arg1: the immune response
        ArgM-PNC: so such cells do n't touch off harmful inflammatory reactions or cell destruction