snuff out - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theysnuff out
he/she/itsnuffs out
present participlesnuffing out
past tensesnuffed out
past participlesnuffed out
  1. 1

    snuff out

    or

    snuff

    to make a flame stop burning by squeezing it with your fingers or covering it with a snuffer
See also main entry: snuff