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Translation of "extinguish" - English-Spanish dictionary

extinguish

verb   /ɪkˈstɪŋ·ɡwɪʃ/
to make something stop burning extinguir The fire took two hours to extinguish.
(Definition of extinguish from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

extinguish

verb /ikˈstiŋɡwiʃ/
to put out (a fire etc) extinguir, apagar Please extinguish your cigarettes.
extinguisher noun
a spraying apparatus containing chemicals for putting out fire. extintor
(Definition of extinguish from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Translations of “extinguish”
in Korean 불을 끄다…
in Arabic يُطْفِىء, يُخْمِد…
in Malaysian padamkan…
in French éteindre…
in Russian тушить, гасить…
in Chinese (Traditional) 火/光, 熄滅,撲滅(火或光)…
in Italian estinguere, spengere…
in Turkish söndürmek…
in Polish gasić…
in Vietnamese dập tắt…
in Portuguese extinguir…
in Thai ทำให้ไฟดับ…
in German löschen…
in Catalan extingir…
in Japanese (火、光など)を消す…
in Chinese (Simplified) 火/光, 熄灭,扑灭(火或光)…
in Indonesian memadamkan…
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