quenchless

[kwench-lis]
adjective
not capable of being quenched; unquenchable.

Origin:
1550–60; quench + -less

quenchlessly, adverb
quenchlessness, noun
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quench (kwɛntʃ)
 
vb
1.  to satisfy (one's thirst, desires, etc); slake
2.  to put out (a fire, flame, etc); extinguish
3.  to put down or quell; suppress: to quench a rebellion
4.  to cool (hot metal) by plunging it into cold water
5.  physics to reduce the degree of (luminescence or phosphorescence) in (excited molecules or a material) by adding a suitable substance
6.  electronics
 a.  to suppress (sparking) when the current is cut off in an inductive circuit
 b.  to suppress (an oscillation or discharge) in a component or device
 
[Old English ācwencan to extinguish; related to Old Frisian quinka to vanish]
 
'quenchable
 
adj
 
'quencher
 
n
 
'quenchless
 
adj

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From end to end it gives proof of an abounding life, a quenchless energy.
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