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ignites

verb
present tense third-person singular of ignite

Synonyms & Antonyms of ignites

to set (something) on fire
  • tried using newspapers as kindling to ignite the logs in the fireplace

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igniters

ignites

igniting

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“Ignites.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ignites. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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