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English definition of “stoke”

stoke

verb [T]    /stoʊk/
to add fuel to a large enclosed fire and move the fuel around so that it burns well and produces a lot of heat : Returning to the camp , he stoked the fire . fig. The flag is a symbol used to stoke the flames of (= increase ) national pride .
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