Definition of


  1. (verb, weather) kindle anew, as of a fire
  2. (verb, emotion) arouse again
    rekindle her love

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Alternate forms of Rekindle

Hypernyms: arouse, conflagrate, elicit, enkindle, evoke, fire, inflame, kindle, provoke, raise

Origin of the word Rekindle

  1. 1593, from re- "back, again" + kindle (q.v.). more

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Words that sound like Rekindle

rake handle, recently, regimental, regimentally, resignedly, rush candle

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