verb (used with object)
SYNONYMS FOR extinguish
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OTHER WORDS FROM extinguish
Example sentences from the Web for extinguish
If the American dream of department stores wasn’t fully extinguished before 2020, the year of the pandemic will make sure it is.The death of the department store and the American middle class|Jason Del Rey|November 30, 2020|Vox
To extinguish the heater, blow out the flame, wait for the rim of the can to cool, and cover with the plastic lid to keep remaining fuel from evaporating.
I use mine to make sure campfires are thoroughly extinguished and to dig latrine pits on virtually every camping trip I take.
There’s the tale of a river of burning whiskey in Dublin being extinguished by horse manure, and a ghost village above the Arctic Circle, accessible only by sea or snowmobile, where the world’s northernmost basketball court stands empty of play.No travel plans? Try three new books about the nexus of travel and design.|Rebecca Powers|November 5, 2020|Washington Post
Municipal bots surge into hotspots—disinfecting, repairing flood barriers, extinguishing fires, or whatever the crisis calls for.The Self-Driving Car Is a Red Herring - Issue 92: Frontiers|Anthony Townsend|October 21, 2020|Nautilus
The war, liberation of slaves, the sudden extinguishment of millions of property, bankrupted the South.
The sum left, after paying the interest of it for the year, is annually applicable to the extinguishment of the principal.
Every time science has taken one of your mediums in hand he or she has suffered extinguishment.The Tyranny of the Dark|Hamlin Garland
One could not but pity the extinguishment of her poor little great affairs.The Life and Death of Richard Yea-and-Nay|Maurice Hewlett
A dozen different stories from a dozen different people were told about the extinguishment of the electric lights.Chicago's Awful Theater Horror|Various