adjective. subdued or overcome.
Example sentences of the word quenched
1. Verb, past participle
Some need to be quenched in oil or water to be properly hardened, while others are able to harden in the air after proper heat treatment.
2. Verb, past tense
Long before it was a state park, what is now called Holman State Wayside was known for its natural spring, which quenched the thirst of passing travelers and their trade animals.
3. Noun, plural
ASTM A354 is the classification for Grade 8 threaded rod, made of high-strength steel quenched and tempered.