Quenchless Quench"less, a. Incapable of being quenched; inextinguishable; as, quenchless fire or fury. ``Once kindled, quenchless evermore.'' --Byron. [1913 Webster]

Syn: Inextinguishable; unquenchable. [1913 Webster] -- {Quench"less*ly}, adv. -- {Quench"less*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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