• Extinguishing Definition & Synonyms
- (p pr. & vb. n.) of Extinguish
• Extinguish Definition & Synonyms
- (v. t.) To obscure; to eclipse, as by superior splendor.
- (v. t.) 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.