ignite


ignite
ignite [ig nīt′]
vt.
ignited, igniting [< L ignitus, pp. of ignire, to set on fire < ignis: see IGNEOUS]
1. to set fire to; cause to burn
2. to heat to a great degree; make glow with heat
3. to arouse the feelings of; excite
vi.
to catch on fire; start burning
ignitable
adj.
ignitible
igniter
n.
ignitor

English World dictionary. . 2014.

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