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Synonyms for quench
kwɛntʃquench

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. quench, slake, allay, assuageverb

    satisfy (thirst)

    "The cold water quenched his thirst"

    Synonyms:
    mollify, conciliate, quell, blow out, relieve, squelch, lenify, placate, appease, assuage, gruntle, palliate, abate, ease, allay, pacify, extinguish, alleviate, snuff out, slake, slack, still, gentle

  2. snuff out, blow out, extinguish, quenchverb

    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"

    Synonyms:
    quell, stub out, eliminate, press out, squelch, blow out, wipe out, allay, decimate, get rid of, burn out, carry off, assuage, crush out, annihilate, extinguish, snuff out, slake, blow, do away with, eradicate

  3. quenchverb

    electronics: suppress (sparking) when the current is cut off in an inductive circuit, or suppress (an oscillation or discharge) in a component or device

    Synonyms:
    snuff out, allay, blow out, slake, squelch, quell, assuage, extinguish

  4. squelch, quell, quenchverb

    suppress or crush completely

    "squelch any sign of dissent"; "quench a rebellion"

    Synonyms:
    quell, blow out, squelch, stay, allay, crush, assuage, appease, splosh, squeeze, snuff out, slake, extinguish, mash, squish, squash, slop, splash, slosh

  5. quenchverb

    reduce the degree of (luminescence or phosphorescence) in (excited molecules or a material) by adding a suitable substance

    Synonyms:
    snuff out, allay, blow out, slake, squelch, quell, assuage, extinguish

  6. quenchverb

    cool (hot metal) by plunging into cold water or other liquid

    "quench steel"

    Synonyms:
    snuff out, allay, blow out, slake, squelch, quell, assuage, extinguish

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. quenchverb

    Synonyms:
    extinguish, put out

  2. quenchverb

    Synonyms:
    destroy, still, stifle, repress, check, suppress, put an end to

  3. quenchverb

    Synonyms:
    allay, slake, cool

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. quenchverb

    Synonyms:
    slake, extinguish, stifle, suppress

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "quench":

    slake, extinction, extinguishment, buffer, cooling

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Quench":

    Christopher J. Dolan

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How to use quench in a sentence?

  1. Mwanandeke Kindembo:

    We must quench the thirst of power and consider the emotional level or mental health of those whom we are currently dealing with.

  2. Marcus Aureluis, Meditations, Book nine:

    Erase fancy; curb impulse; quench desire; let sovereign reason have the mastery.

  3. Ricardo A Scott:

    trench town is my water hole from which I shall drink of africa to quench my thirst- ricardo scott poetical works

  4. The Hitopadesa:

    A hundred long leagues is no distance for him who would quench the thirst of covetousness; but a contented mind has no solicitude for grasping wealth.

  5. Igor Astsaturov:

    Obviously, this finding signals again and again that healthy lifestyle is the key to cancer-free life, regardless of the cause, it is easy enough to quench the thirst with water to stay fit and healthy.


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