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  1. extinction, extinguishing, quenching(noun)

    the act of extinguishing; causing to stop burning

    "the extinction of the lights"

    Synonyms:
    extermination, experimental extinction, defunctness, quenching, extinction

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How to use extinguishing in a sentence?

  1. Maria Silva Dias:

    In the more populated areas you might have a greater effect of the army extinguishing fires and putting some sense into people who would just burn the land to clear it with no care whether this fire will spread.

  2. Rabindranath Tagore:

    Death is not extinguishing the light; it is putting out the lamp because the Dawn has come.

  3. Rabindranath Tagore:

    Death is not extinguishing the light It is simply putting out the lamp Because the dawn has come

  4. Robert Laczko:

    The main problem that it comes from the Ukraine and until that tap is turned off, the virus will keep spreading and all measures will be just minimal fire extinguishing.

  5. Malcom Gladwell:

    For every romantic possiblity, no matter how robust, there exists at least one equal and opposite sentence, phrase, or word capable of extinguishing it.

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