quench

What are the synonyms for quench?

Synonyms for quench

slake blow out allay extinguish squelch assuage quell snuff out

Definitions for quench

  • verb - cool (hot metal) by plunging into cold water or other liquid; "quench steel"
  • verb - reduce the degree of (luminescence or phosphorescence) in (excited molecules or a material) by adding a suitable substance
  • verb - suppress or crush completely; "squelch any sign of dissent"; "quench a rebellion"
  • verb - satisfy (thirst); "The cold water quenched his thirst"
  • verb - electronics: suppress (sparking) when the current is cut off in an inductive circuit
  • verb - put out
  • Pronounciation of quench

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    Antonyms for quench

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    Holonyms for quench

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    Hypernyms for quench

    cool down trim bring down subdue satisfy bottle up reduce trim down suppress conquer fill cool cut down trim back stamp down curb fulfill chill cut back cut inhibit meet fulfil

    Hyponyms for quench

    put out black out stub douse

    Meronyms for quench

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    Sounds like quench

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