enkindle


en·kin·dle

verb \in-ˈkin-dəl, en-\

Definition of ENKINDLE

transitive verb
1
:  to set (as fuel) on fire
2
:  to make bright and glowing
intransitive verb
:  to take fire :  flame

Examples of ENKINDLE

  1. <see if you can enkindle some paper in the fireplace while I look for logs>

First Known Use of ENKINDLE

1542

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