QUENCHING MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Quenching Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Quench


Synonyms:
Extinction, Extinguishing,

• Quench Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. i.) To become extinguished; to go out; to become calm or cool.
  2. (v. t.) To cool suddenly, as heated steel, in tempering.
  3. (v. t.) 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.


Synonyms:
Allay, Assuage, Extinguish, Quell, Slake, Squelch,

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