Definitions of extinguished

  1. Put out; quenched; suppressed. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  2. of Extinguish Webster Dictionary DB
  3. 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

Usage examples for extinguished

  1. The lamp at the street corner was suddenly extinguished leaving absolute darkness. – The Soul of the War by Philip Gibbs
  2. Towards morning, having been fifty- eight hours without food, our last drop of whiskey exhausted, and the fire extinguished we found"- " Yes, yes!" – Sally Dows and Other Stories by Bret Harte