Definisi 'quench'

English to English
verb
1 satisfy (thirst) Terjemahkan
Example:
The cold water quenched his thirst
source: wordnet30

2 put out, as of fires, flames, or lights Terjemahkan
Example:
Too big to be extinguished at once, the forest fires at best could be contained
quench the flames
snuff out the candles
source: wordnet30

3 electronics: suppress (sparking) when the current is cut off in an inductive circuit, or suppress (an oscillation or discharge) in a component or device Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

4 suppress or crush completely Terjemahkan
Example:
squelch any sign of dissent
quench a rebellion
source: wordnet30

5 reduce the degree of (luminescence or phosphorescence) in (excited molecules or a material) by adding a suitable substance Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

6 cool (hot metal) by plunging into cold water or other liquid Terjemahkan
Example:
quench steel
source: wordnet30

7 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. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

8 To become extinguished; to go out; to become calm or cool. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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