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  • 1 Kindle — steht für: Amazon Kindle, Gerät zum Lesen elektronischer Bücher (E Books), Zeitschriften und Zeitungen (E Papers) Kindle ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Elmar Kindle (* 1968), liechtensteinischer Politiker Florian Kindle,… …

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  • 2 Kindle — Kin dle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Kindled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Kindling}.] [Icel. kyndill candle, torch; prob. fr. L. candela; cf. also Icel. kynda to kindle. Cf. {Candle}.] 1. To set on fire; to cause to burn with flame; to ignite; to cause to begin… …

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  • 3 kindle — (v.) c.1200, cundel, to set fire to, to start on fire, probably from a Scandinavian source akin to O.N. kynda to kindle, to light a fire, Swed. quindla kindle, of uncertain origin, + frequentative suffix le. Figurative use from c.1300.… …

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  • 4 Kindle — Kin dle (k[i^]n d l), v. i. 1. To take fire; to begin to burn with flame; to start as a flame. [1913 Webster] When thou walkest through the fire, thou shalt not be burned; neither shall the flame kindle upon thee. Is. xliii. 2. [1913 Webster] 2.… …

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  • 5 kindle — [v1] start a fire blaze, burn, fire, flame, flare, glow, ignite, inflame, light, set alight, set fire; concept 249 Ant. extinguish, put out kindle [v2] excite, incite agitate, animate, arouse, awaken, bestir, burn up*, challenge, egg on*,… …

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  • 6 kindle — Ⅰ. kindle [1] ► VERB 1) light (a flame); set on fire. 2) arouse (an emotion). ORIGIN from Old Norse, candle, torch . Ⅱ. kindle [2] ► VERB ▪ …

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  • 7 Kindle — Kin dle, v. t. & i. [OE. kindlen, cundlen. See {Kind}.] To bring forth young. [Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] The poor beast had but lately kindled. Holland. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 8 kindle — index agitate (activate), burn, create, foment, generate, incite, induce, inspire …

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  • 9 kindle — ignite, fire, *light Analogous words: *blaze, flame, flare, glow: *provoke, excite, stimulate: arouse, rouse, *stir: *incite, foment, instigate Antonyms: smother, stifle …

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  • 10 kindle — kindle1 [kin′dəl] vt. kindled, kindling [ME kindlen, freq. < ON kynda, to set on fire, akin to MHG künten] 1. to set on fire; ignite 2. to light (a fire) 3. to arouse or excite (interest, feelings, etc.) 4. to cause to light up; make bright …

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  • 11 Kindle — Amazon Kindle Fabricante Foxconn para Amazon.com Tipo Lector de libros electrónicos …

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  • 12 Kindle — Amazon Kindle Amazon Kindle L Amazon Kindle, ou Kindle, est un lecteur de livre électronique commercialisé par Amazon.com. Lancé le 19 novembre 2007 par Jeff Bezos, l appareil était uniquement disponible aux États Unis …

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  • 13 kindle — kindle1 kindler, n. /kin dl/, v., kindled, kindling. v.t. 1. to start (a fire); cause (a flame, blaze, etc.) to begin burning. 2. to set fire to or ignite (fuel or any combustible matter). 3. to excite; stir up or set going; animate; rouse;… …

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  • 14 Kindle DX — Le Kindle DX est la deuxième version de la liseuse de livres électroniques d’Amazon, le Kindle. Son écran est de 9,7 pouces (25 cm). Comme sur un iPhone l’image s’adapte à la position verticale ou horizontale. Il est d’une épaisseur… …

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  • 15 kindle — v. 1 tr. light or set on fire (a flame, fire, substance, etc.). 2 intr. catch fire, burst into flame. 3 tr. arouse or inspire (kindle enthusiasm for the project; kindle jealousy in a rival). 4 intr. (usu. foll. by to) respond, react (to a person …

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  • 16 kindle — I kin•dle [[t]ˈkɪn dl[/t]] v. dled, dling 1) to start (a fire); cause (a flame or blaze) to begin burning 2) to set fire to or ignite (fuel or any combustible matter) 3) to excite or arouse; stir up; set going 4) to light up or make bright 5) to… …

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  • 17 kindle — I. verb (kindled; kindling) Etymology: Middle English, probably modification of Old Norse kynda; akin to Old High German cuntesal fire Date: 13th century transitive verb 1. to start (a fire) burning ; light 2. a. to stir up …

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  • 18 kindle — verb Kindle is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑fire Kindle is used with these nouns as the object: ↑fire, ↑interest …

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  • 19 kindle — kin|dle [ˈkındl] v [I and T] [Date: 1100 1200; : Old Norse; Origin: kynda] 1.) if you kindle a fire, or if it kindles, it starts to burn 2.) to make someone feel interested, excited, hopeful etc kindle sth in sb ▪ A love of poetry was kindled in… …

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  • 20 kindle — [[t]kɪ̱nd(ə)l[/t]] kindles, kindling, kindled 1) VERB If something kindles a particular emotion in someone, it makes them start to feel it. [V n] The second world war kindled his enthusiasm for politics... [V n] These poems have helped kindle the …

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