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Definitions of extinct

  1. To cause to be extinct. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. of a fire; being out or having grown cold; "threw his extinct cigarette into the stream"; "faint smoke from the extinguished candle"; "the fire is out"; "the quenched flames" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. of a fire; being out or having grown cold; "threw his extinct cigarette into the stream"; "the fire is out" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  4. Without a survivor; without force; dead; as, a family becomes extinct; an extinct feud or law. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Quenched; inactive; nonexistent. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. Extinguished; disused; inactive; non - existent. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  7. Extinguished; having ceased to exist; no longer in force. See Extinguish. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  8. Quenched; put out; being at an end; no longer existing. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for extinct

  1. They at least are gone- extinct dead! – Doctor Cupid by Rhoda Broughton
  2. The body was that of a native, and it was obvious that life had been extinct for some time. – A Frontier Mystery by Bertram Mitford
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