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Overview of noun kindling

The noun kindling has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. kindling, tinder, touchwood, spunk, punk

(material for starting a fire)

2. ignition, firing, lighting, kindling, inflammation

(the act of setting something on fire)


Overview of verb kindle

The verb kindle has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. kindle, inflame

(catch fire; "The dried grass of the prairie kindled, spreading the flames for miles")

2. kindle, enkindle, conflagrate, inflame

(cause to start burning; "The setting sun kindled the sky with oranges and reds")

3. arouse, elicit, enkindle, kindle, evoke, fire, raise, provoke

(call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); "arouse pity"; "raise a smile"; "evoke sympathy")

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