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

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. QUENCH: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. quench: Legal dictionary [home, info]

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

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. quench: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. quench: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. quench: Vitamin Glossary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. quench: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. QUENCH: Lake and Water Word Glossary [home, info]
  2. Quench: PUMP AND SEAL TERMS [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (quench)

verb:  electronics: suppress (sparking) when the current is cut off in an inductive circuit, or suppress (an oscillation or discharge) in a component or device
verb:  cool by plunging into cold water ("Quench metal")
verb:  reduce the degree of (luminescence or phosphorescence) in (excited molecules or a material) by adding a suitable substance
verb:  satisfy (thirst) ("The cold water quenched his thirst")
verb:  suppress or crush completely ("Quench a rebellion")
verb:  put out, as of fires, flames, or lights ("Quench the flames")

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Phrases that include quench:   quench hardening, quench aging, hot quench, icmp source quench, quench annealing, more...

Words similar to quench:   slake, allay, assuage, quenchable, quenched, quencher, quenches, quenching, quenchless, douse, more...

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