ignite

What are the antonyms for ignite?

Antonyms for ignite

extinguish

Definitions for ignite

  • verb - arouse or excite feelings and passions; "The ostentatious way of living of the rich ignites the hatred of the poor"; "The refugees' fate stirred up compassion around the world"; "Wake old feelings of hatred"
  • verb - cause to start burning; subject to fire or great heat; "Great heat can ignite almost any dry matter"; "Light a cigarette"
  • verb - start to burn or burst into flames; "Marsh gases ignited suddenly"; "The oily rags combusted spontaneously"
  • Pronounciation of ignite

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    Synonyms for ignite

    wake erupt conflagrate heat catch fire inflame fire up take fire stir up light combust

    Holonyms for ignite

    No holonyms found for ignite.

    Hypernyms for ignite

    enkindle raise change state kindle provoke turn arouse evoke burn elicit fire combust

    Hyponyms for ignite

    fire up enkindle blow out light conflagrate catch ferment reignite inflame light up kindle flare up

    Meronyms for ignite

    No meronyms found for ignite.

    Sounds like ignite

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