Translation of "snuff" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb /snaf/

to snip off the burnt part of the wick of (a candle or lamp).

snuff out phrasal verb

to extinguish the flame of (a candle etc)

He snuffed out the candle by squeezing the wick between his thumb and forefinger.

to (cause to) come to a sudden end

acabar (con)
Opposition was quickly snuffed out.

(Translation of “snuff” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)