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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. extinguish: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. extinguish: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. extinguish: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. extinguish: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. extinguish: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. extinguish: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Extinguish, extinguish: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. extinguish: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. extinguish: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. extinguish: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. extinguish: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. extinguish: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. extinguish: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. extinguish: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. extinguish: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. extinguish: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Extinguish: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Extinguish: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. extinguish: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. extinguish: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. extinguish: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. extinguish: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. extinguish: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. extinguish: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. extinguish: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. extinguish: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. extinguish: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. Extinguish: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. extinguish: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  3. Extinguish: bizterms.net [home, info]
  4. Extinguish: Bloomberg Financial Glossary [home, info]
  5. extinguish: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  6. Extinguish: Financial dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. extinguish: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. extinguish: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. extinguish: Medical dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (extinguish)

verb:  put an end to; kill
verb:  put out, as of fires, flames, or lights ("Too big to be extinguished at once, the forest fires at best could be contained")
verb:  kill in large numbers
verb:  extinguish by crushing

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Words similar to extinguish:   annihilate, decimate, eliminate, eradicate, extinguishable, extinguished, extinguisher, extinguishes, extinguishing, extinguishment, obliterate, carry off, crush out, press out, snuff out, stub out, wipe out, more...

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