Pronunciation of Kindle
/k_ˈɪ_n_d_əl/, /kˈɪndə͡l/, /kˈɪndəl/
Antonyms for kindle:
disenchant, blunt, quiet, stop, dissuade, suffocate, douse, snuff, blacken, extinguish, dim, stifle, put out, cool, dampen, stamp, subdue, turn off, calm, dull, discourage, choke, obscure, quench, still, darken, soothe, smother.
Usage examples for kindle:
- If there is none lit, they will kindle one on purpose, for it must be burned. - "Through Five Republics on Horseback", G. Whitfield Ray.
- Would it kindle in American homes some new light of truth, with the eyes of mothers and fathers fixed upon it, and innumerable children of the future the better for its shining? - "Bride of the Mistletoe", James Lane Allen.
- Yet he had contrived to kindle a curious flame in my mind. - "Father Payne", Arthur Christopher Benson.