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kindle

verb uk   us   /ˈkɪn.dl̩/

kindle verb (FIRE)

[T] to cause a fire to start burning by lighting paper, wood, etc.

kindle verb (FEELING)

[T often passive] literary to cause strong feelings or ideas in someone: Her imagination was kindled by the exciting stories her grandmother told her.
Translations of “kindle”
in Vietnamese đốt lửa…
in Spanish encender…
in Thai จุดไฟ…
in Malaysian memarakkan…
in French allumer, enflammer…
in German entzünden…
in Chinese (Traditional) 燃點…
in Indonesian menyalakan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 点燃…
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