Definition of Rekindle

1. Verb. Kindle anew, as of a fire.

Generic synonyms: Conflagrate, Enkindle, Inflame, Kindle



2. Verb. Arouse again. "Rekindle her love"
Generic synonyms: Arouse, Elicit, Enkindle, Evoke, Fire, Kindle, Provoke, Raise

Definition of Rekindle

1. v. t. & i. To kindle again.

Definition of Rekindle

1. Verb. To kindle once again. ¹

2. Verb. To revive. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Rekindle

1. kindle [v -DLED, -DLING, -DLES] - See also: kindle

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rekindle

reked
rekes
rekey
rekeyboard
rekeyboarded
rekeyboarding
rekeyboards
rekeyed
rekeying
rekeys
rekick
rekidnap
rekidnapped
rekidnapping
rekidnaps
rekindle (current term)
rekindled
rekindles
rekindling
rekindlings
reking
reknit
reknits
reknitted
reknitting
reknot
reknots
reknotted
reknotting
reknown

Literary usage of Rekindle

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1. Female Biography; Or Memoirs of Illustrious and Celebrated Women, of All by Mary Hays (1803)
"... treme reluctance of the admiral to rekindle the flames of war, determined him, at the hazard of his life, to remain in the capital. ..."

2. The Christian Remembrancer by William Scott (1845)
"He aims to rekindle, or rather to furnish, a text-book for that martial frenzy which is rife just at present in France, which talks about the natural ..."

3. The Life and Letters of George Bancroft by Mark Antony De Wolfe Howe (1908)
"We must rekindle the lights of Puritanism; and I find myself ready to make war on superstition and servitude of mind in all its forms; even of symbolism. ..."

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