Definitions For Extinguish


  • Kill in large numbers
  • Terminate, end, or take out
  • Put an end to; kill
  • Extinguish by crushing
  • Put out, as of fires, flames, or lights
  • To cause (something) to stop burning
  • To cause the end or death of (something)

Is Extinguish a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Extinguish is worth 21 points in Scrabble and 23 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Extinguish in a Sentence

  • The fire department was called in to extinguish the blaze.
  • He extinguished his cigarette in the ashtray.
  • They ruthlessly extinguished all resistance.

Synonyms for Extinguish

Antonyms for Extinguish

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