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rekin·dle

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rekindleverb

    kindle anew, as of a fire

  2. rekindleverb

    arouse again

    "rekindle hopes"; "rekindle her love"

Wiktionary

  1. rekindleverb

    To kindle once again.

  2. rekindleverb

    To revive.

    After being abroad for a decade, when he came back he rekindled his obsession with cricket.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rekindle

    to kindle again

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Rekindle

    rē-kin′dl, v.t. to kindle again: to set on fire or arouse anew.—v.i. to take fire anew.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rekindle in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rekindle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of rekindle in a Sentence

  1. Socrates:

    Regard your good name as the richest jewel you can possibly be possessed of - for credit is like fire when once you have kindled it you may easily preserve it, but if you once extinguish it, you will find it an arduous task to rekindle it again. The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.

  2. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Beauty, Elegance, Grace and Truth in the Universe don't lie outside, but are always inside - within the brilliance of our mind and the brightness in our heart. Always maintain it, rekindle it, and never let it fade away or die. The dichotomy of life is that we must seek Beauty, Elegance, Grace and Truth within first, so as to understand the outside that is often without.

  3. Socrates:

    Regard your good name as the richest jewel you can possibly be possessed of - for credit is like fire; when once you have kindled it you may easily preserve it, but if you once extinguish it, you will find it an arduous task to rekindle it again. The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.

  4. Chika Onuegbu:

    Comrades, let me also remind us again that the struggle for our Unions is the struggle for our life .It is the struggle for our freedom and the welfare of the people of our nation. It is a struggle against evil and the greed and insensitivity of the privileged few. It is a struggle for equity and Justice. It is a continuous struggle and we must not relent AT ALL because those who benefit from evil, injustice and oppression are NOT relenting. That is why we say and sing ALUTA CONTINUA and rekindle our believe that VICTORIA ACERTA

  5. Albert Schweitzer:

    In everyone's life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.

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    a substance used to produce fermentation in dough or a liquid
    • A. sheath
    • B. germ
    • C. impurity
    • D. leaven

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