Definitions of extinguish:
  • verb:   put an end to; kill
  • verb:   put out, as of fires, flames, or lights
    Example: "Too big to be extinguished at once, the forest fires at best could be contained"
  • verb:   kill in large numbers
  • verb:   extinguish by crushing

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