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quench

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of quench

  1. 1 to cause to cease burning we thoroughly quenched the campfire before we headed to bed Synonyms of quench blanket, douse (also dowse), put out, extinguish, snuff (out)Words Related to quench choke, smother, suffocate; blow out, rub out, snub (out), stamp (out), stubAntonyms of quench fire, ignite, inflame (also enflame), kindle, light

  2. 2 to put a complete end to (a physical need or desire) this lemonade really quenches my thirst Synonyms of quench assuage, satisfy, sate, satiate, slakeWords Related to quench cater (to), gratify, humor, indulge; alleviate, lighten, relieve; cloy, saturate, surfeitNear Antonyms of quench arouse, excite, pique, stimulate; tantalize, tease



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