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Definition of enkindle:

  1. To kindle; to set on fire; to rouse into action, as of fire.
  2. To go on fire.

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This graph shows how "enkindle" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for enkindle:

  1. But the lessons which George Eliot would fain teach to men were most unmistakable in their bearing- the lessons of pitying love towards fellow- men; of sympathy with all human suffering; of unwavering faithfulness towards the social bond, consisting in the claims of race, of country, of family; of unflagging aspiration after that life which is most beneficent to the community, that life, in short, towards which she herself aspired in the now famous prayer to reach " That purest heaven, be to other souls The cup of strength in some great agony, Enkindle generous ardour, feed pure love, Beget the smiles that have no cruelty- Be the sweet presence of a good diffused, And in diffusion ever more intense." – George Eliot by Mathilde Blind
  2. I go walking, searching for all the places where the earth must be scorched with burning pleasures, in order to know whether they enkindle memories so sacred that they can again inflame me. – Hadda Padda by Godmunder Kamban
  3. Can she there breathe in that which will enkindle noble ambition to love and serve in a world which so needs love and service? – The Girl and Her Religion by Margaret Slattery

Quotes for enkindle:

  1. Accustom yourself continually to make many acts of love, for they enkindle and melt the soul.