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quench

quench

 
 
pronunciation:
kwench
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part of speech: verb
inflections: quenched, quenches, quenching
definition 1: to satisfy.
The ice cold water quenched my thirst.
synonyms:
satisfy
similar words:
appease
definition 2: to extinguish or put out.
A bucket of water quenched the fire.
synonyms:
extinguish
similar words:
dampen, drench, smother
derivations: quenchable (adj.), quenched (adj.), quencher (n.)
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