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quenchless

[ kwench-lis ]
/ ˈkwɛntʃ lɪs /
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adjective

not capable of being quenched; unquenchable.

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Origin of quenchless

First recorded in 1550–60; quench + -less

OTHER WORDS FROM quenchless

quench·less·ly, adverbquench·less·ness, noun

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