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  Definition of Snuff out
  1. put an end to; kill; "The Nazis snuffed out the life of many Jewish children"
  2. put out, as of fires, flames, or lights; "Too big to be extinguished at once, the forest fires at best could be contained"; "quench the flames"; "snuff out the candles"
Similar Words: extinguish, blow out, quench

 

Hyponyms: stamp, smother, put out, douse, black out

 

Derivational Morphology: extinction, extinguishing, quenching, snuffer, fire extinguisher, extinguisher, asphyxiator

 

 
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