Translation of "stoke" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /stəʊk/ us /stoʊk/ also stoke up

to add fuel to a large fire and move the fuel around with a stick so that it burns well and produces a lot of heat

Once the fire had been stoked up, the room began to get warm.

to encourage bad ideas or feelings in a lot of people

avivar, agudizar
He’s been accused of stoking up racial hatred in the region.
Rumours of an emergency meeting of the finance committee stoked the atmosphere of crisis.

Phrasal verb(s)

(Translation of “stoke” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /stəuk/

to put coal or other fuel on (a fire) eg in the furnace of a boiler etc

The men stoked the furnaces.
stoker noun

stoke up phrasal verb

to stoke

alimentar/atizar/avivar el fuego
Have they stoked up (the fires)?

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