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Princeton's WordNet

  1. quench, slake, allay, assuage(verb)

    satisfy (thirst)

    mollify, conciliate, quell, blow out, relieve, squelch, lenify, placate, appease, assuage, gruntle, palliate, abate, ease, allay, pacify, extinguish, alleviate, snuff out, slake, quench, slack, still, gentle

  2. snuff out, blow out, extinguish, quench(verb)

    put out, as of fires, flames, or lights

    quell, stub out, eliminate, press out, squelch, blow out, wipe out, allay, decimate, get rid of, burn out, carry off, assuage, crush out, annihilate, extinguish, snuff out, slake, blow, quench, do away with, eradicate

  3. 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

    snuff out, allay, blow out, slake, squelch, quell, assuage, extinguish

  4. squelch, quell, quench(verb)

    suppress or crush completely

    quell, blow out, squelch, stay, quench, allay, crush, assuage, appease, splosh, squeeze, snuff out, slake, extinguish, mash, squish, squash, slop, splash, slosh

  5. quench(verb)

    reduce the degree of (luminescence or phosphorescence) in (excited molecules or a material) by adding a suitable substance

    snuff out, allay, blow out, slake, squelch, quell, assuage, extinguish

  6. quench(verb)

    cool (hot metal) by plunging into cold water or other liquid

    snuff out, allay, blow out, slake, squelch, quell, assuage, extinguish

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. quench(v. a.)

    extinguish, put out

  2. quench(v. a.)

    destroy, still, stifle, repress, check, suppress, put an end to

  3. quench(v. a.)

    allay, slake, cool

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List of paraphrases:

slake, extinction, extinguishment, buffer, cooling

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