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quench
Part of Speech: verb
Results: 3
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To cool suddenly, as heated steel, in tempering.
2. To extinguish; to overwhelm; to make an end of; - said of flame and fire, of things burning, and figuratively of sensations and emotions; as, to quench flame; to quench a candle; to quench thirst, love, hate, etc.
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