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Definition of rekindle verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    rekindle something (formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they rekindle
    he / she / it rekindles
    past simple rekindled
    -ing form rekindling
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  1. 1to make something become active again synonym reawaken
  2. 2 to rekindle feelings/hopes The sight of her after so many years rekindled his passion.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: rekindle