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doc Definition of quench
    English to English
    verb
  • satisfy (thirst)
  • The cold water quenched his thirst.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • put out, as of fires, flames, or lights
  • Too big to be extinguished at once, the forest fires at best could be contained.
    Quench the flames.
    Snuff out the candles.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • electronics: suppress (sparking) when the current is cut off in an inductive circuit, or suppress (an oscillation or discharge) in a component or device
  • source: WordNet 3.0
  • suppress or crush completely
  • Squelch any sign of dissent.
    Quench a rebellion.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • reduce the degree of (luminescence or phosphorescence) in (excited molecules or a material) by adding a suitable substance
  • source: WordNet 3.0
  • cool (hot metal) by plunging into cold water or other liquid
  • Quench steel.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • 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.
  • source: Webster 1913
  • To become extinguished; to go out; to become calm or cool.
  • source: Webster 1913
    English to Tagalog
    verb
  • [cuench] Pumatay [ng ilaw; apoy ķ sunog]
  • source: Diccionario Ingles-Espaņol-Tagalog
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