extinguish - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate extinguish

extinguish is hyphenated as ex-tin-guish

How to pronounce extinguish

extinguish is pronounced ɪk´s tɪŋɡwɪʃ

Number of syllables in extinguish

The number of syllables in extinguish is 3

What part of speech in extinguish?

extinguish is a transitive verb

How common in the word extinguish?

extinguish is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does extinguish convey?

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Words with similar spelling to extinguish

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Common Verb Collocations of extinguish

assign, attempt, be, can, come, confound, control, do, employ, fail, lie, make, may, mean, might, must, need, neglect, ruin, rush, seek, shall, should, sink, suffice, suppress, take, try, will, use

Common Conjunction Collocations of extinguish

and, but, nor, or

Lists containing extinguish

Synonyms of 'abate'
Synonyms of 'abolish'
Synonyms of 'abrogate'
Synonyms of 'amputate'
Synonyms of 'annihilate'
Synonyms of 'annul'
Synonyms of 'asphyxiate'
Synonyms of 'ban'
Synonyms of 'bar'
Synonyms of 'blow'
Synonyms of 'Bob'
Synonyms of 'cancel'
Synonyms of 'censor'
Synonyms of 'choke'
Synonyms of 'clip'
Synonyms of 'complete'
Synonyms of 'cork'
Synonyms of 'crop'
Synonyms of 'crush'
Synonyms of 'cull'
Synonyms of 'damp'
Synonyms of 'delete'
Synonyms of 'destroy'
Synonyms of 'dock'
Synonyms of 'douse'
Synonyms of 'drown'
Synonyms of 'eclipse'
Synonyms of 'eliminate'
Synonyms of 'eradicate'
Synonyms of 'except'
Synonyms of 'excise'
Synonyms of 'exclude'
Synonyms of 'expunge'
Synonyms of 'exterminate'
Synonyms of 'extirpate'
Synonyms of 'finalize'
Synonyms of 'finish'
Synonyms of 'fold'
Common Verb Collocations of arc
Common Verb Collocations of blaze
Common Verb Collocations of bursts
Common Verb Collocations of brightest
Common Verb Collocations of blotted
Common Adjective Collocations of beacon
Common Verb Collocations of candle
Common Verb Collocations of candles
Common Verb Collocations of dimmed
Common Verb Collocations of dawning
Common Verb Collocations of eclipsed
Common Verb Collocations of emulation
Common Verb Collocations of extinguisher
Common Adjective Collocations of embers
Common Verb Collocations of fire
Common Verb Collocations of flames
Common Verb Collocations of flame
Common Verb Collocations of fires
Common Verb Collocations of firemen
Common Verb Collocations of glowed
Common Verb Collocations of gust
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Common Verb Collocations of headlights
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Common Verb Collocations of lights
Common Verb Collocations of lamp
Common Adjective Collocations of lanterns
Common Verb Collocations of merged
Common Verb Collocations of nigh
Common Verb Collocations of nebulous
Common Verb Collocations of nonexistence
Common Verb Collocations of overturned
Common Verb Collocations of overwhelm
Common Verb Collocations of obliterate
Common Verb Collocations of overstatement
Common Verb Collocations of physicists
Common Verb Collocations of quenched
Common Verb Collocations of ringed
Common Verb Collocations of spark
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