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extinguish

see definition of extinguish
  • verbput out a fire
  • verbkill; quash
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Synonyms for extinguish

verb put out a fire
  • douse
  • quench
  • smother
  • snuff out
  • stamp out
  • suffocate
  • choke
  • drown
  • out
  • stifle
  • trample
  • blot out
  • blow out

Antonyms for extinguish

  • start
  • bear
  • create
  • light
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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abolish

verb. do away with or put an end to

abolished

verb. do away with or put an end to

abolishing

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annihilate

verb. destroy completely

annihilated

verb. destroy completely

black out

verb. lose consciousness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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