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Definitions for rekindle
rekin·dle

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rekindle(verb)

    kindle anew, as of a fire

  2. rekindle(verb)

    arouse again

    "rekindle hopes"; "rekindle her love"

Wiktionary

  1. rekindle(Verb)

    To kindle once again.

  2. rekindle(Verb)

    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. Pope Francis:

    May the example of the four Italian saints help the dear Italian people to rekindle the spirit of collaboration and harmony for the public good, and to look to the future with hope.

  2. 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.

  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. 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.

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