slukke

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse slökkva

Verb[edit]

slukke ‎(imperative sluk, infinitive at slukke, present tense slukker, past tense slukkede, perfect tense har slukket)

  1. put out (extinguish)
  2. turn off (to power down)
  3. switch off (to turn a switch to the "off" position in order to stop or disable a device)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse slökkva, sløkkva

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Verb[edit]

slukke ‎(imperative slukk, present tense slukker, passive slukkes, simple past slukka or slukket or slukte, past participle slukka or slukket or slukt, present participle slukkende)

  1. to extinguish, put out (e.g. a fire)
  2. to turn off, switch off
  3. to quench, slake (one's thirst)

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