AskDefine | Define enkindle

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1 cause to start burning; "The setting sun kindled the sky with oranges and reds" [syn: kindle, conflagrate, inflame]
2 call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); "arouse pity"; "raise a smile"; "evoke sympathy" [syn: arouse, elicit, kindle, evoke, fire, raise, provoke]

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  1. To kindle; to arouse or evoke.
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