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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To put out. Also: To satisfy one's thirst.

Usage examples (35)
  • Do not quench your inspiration and your imagination; do not become the slave of your model.
  • quench steel
  • A quench occurs when part of a magnet heats up, causing its superconducting properties to be lost.
  • A quench occurs when part of a superconducting magnet heats up and causes superconducting properties to be lost. for more
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