enkindle

verb en·kin·dle \ in-ˈkin-dᵊl , en- \

Definition of enkindle

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

Examples of enkindle in a Sentence

  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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