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  Definition of Enkindle
  1. call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); "arouse pity"; "raise a smile"; "evoke sympathy"
  2. cause to start burning; "The setting sun kindled the sky with oranges and reds"
Similar Words: arouse, elicit, kindle, evoke, fire, raise, provoke, conflagrate, inflame

 

Hyponyms: strike a chord, touch a chord, invite, ask for, draw, rekindle, infatuate, prick, inflame, stir up, wake, ignite, heat, fire up, stimulate, shake, shake up, excite, stir, anger, upset, discompose, untune, disconcert, discomfit, shame, hurt, wound, injure, bruise, offend, spite, overwhelm, overpower, sweep over, whelm, overcome, overtake, interest

 

Derivational Morphology: incitement, incitation, provocation, evocation, induction, elicitation, arousal, rousing, ignition, firing, lighting, kindling, inflammation

 

 
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