extinguish

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Hypernyms for extinguish

extinguish end kill eliminate terminate destroy get rid of destruct do away with

Definitions for extinguish

  • verb - kill in large numbers; "the plague wiped out an entire population"
  • verb - terminate
  • verb - put an end to; kill; "The Nazis snuffed out the life of many Jewish children"
  • verb - extinguish by crushing; "stub out your cigar"
  • verb - put out
  • Pronounciation of extinguish

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    Synonyms for extinguish

    wipe out do away with press out eliminate decimate snuff out blow out annihilate carry off stub out quench eradicate get rid of crush out

    Antonyms for extinguish

    ignite

    Holonyms for extinguish

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    Hyponyms for extinguish

    douse obliterate cut snuff out leave out stamp smother black out cancel out knock out prune extinguish leave off put out wipe out drown rationalize exclude omit stub decouple cut out rationalise except take out

    Meronyms for extinguish

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    Sounds like extinguish

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