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enkindle


enkindle

verb

Definition of ENKINDLE

to set (something) on fire <see if you can enkindle some paper in the fireplace while I look for logs>
Synonyms enkindle, fire, ignite, inflame (also enflame), kindle, light, torch
Near Antonyms choke, smother, suffocate; stamp (out); blacken, darken, dim, dull, obscure
Antonyms douse (also dowse), extinguish, put out, quench, snuff (out)

February 27, 2015
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