snuff out

Definitions of snuff out
1

v put an end to; kill

“The Nazis snuffed out the life of many Jewish children”
Synonyms:
extinguish
Types:
stamp
destroy or extinguish as if by stamping with the foot
put out, smother
deprive of the oxygen necessary for combustion
Type of:
do away with, eliminate, extinguish, get rid of
terminate, end, or take out

v put out, as of fires, flames, or lights

snuff out the candles”
Synonyms:
blow out, extinguish, quench
Antonyms:
ignite, light
cause to start burning; subject to fire or great heat
Types:
stub
extinguish by crushing
douse, put out
put out, as of a candle or a light
black out
obliterate or extinguish

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