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ignite

US [ɪɡˈnaɪt]
UK [ɪɡ'naɪt]
  • v.点燃;(使)燃烧
  • Web点火;引燃;燃点
Simple Present:ignites  Present Participle:igniting  Past Tense:ignited  
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v.
1.
(使)燃烧,着火;点燃to start to burn; to make sth start to burn
Gas ignites very easily.
汽油易燃。
Tempers ignited when the whole family spent Christmas together.
全家凑到一起过圣诞节,大家心里都十分激动。
Flames melted a lead pipe and ignited leaking gas.
火焰熔化了一段铅管,燃着了漏出来的煤气。
His words ignited their anger.
他的话引发了他们的怒火。

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