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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

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

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    Hypernyms for extinguish

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

    Hyponyms for extinguish

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

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    Sounds like extinguish

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