Definisi 'extinguish'

English to English
verb
1 put an end to; kill Terjemahkan
Example:
The Nazis snuffed out the life of many Jewish children
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 extinguish by crushing Terjemahkan
Example:
stub out your cigar
source: wordnet30

4 terminate, end, or take out Terjemahkan
Example:
Let's eliminate the course on Akkadian hieroglyphics
Socialism extinguished these archaic customs
eliminate my debts
source: wordnet30

5 kill in large numbers Terjemahkan
Example:
the plague wiped out an entire population
source: wordnet30

6 To quench; to put out, as a light or fire; to stifle; to cause to die out; to put an end to; to destroy; as, to extinguish a flame, or life, or love, or hope, a pretense or a right. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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