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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); Cause to start burning.

Usage examples (31)
  • The song enkindled a smile on his face.
  • I doubt whether 'enkindle' has not another sense than that of
  • O burning Seraphim, enkindle our hearts with the fire of charity.
  • True it is that no blowing can enkindle dead coals, and make a flame where was no spark. for more
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