unextinguished

adjective

un·​extinguished
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: not extinguished:
a
: not put out : unquenched
an unextinguished fire
b
: not ended : still living
observed … tokens of unextinguished or returning passionT. L. Peacock

Word History

Etymology

un- entry 1 + extinguished, past participle of extinguish

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“Unextinguished.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unextinguished. Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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