To snuff out

to extinguish by snuffing.

See also: Snuff

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Mark Kerr 6 Shuttled from box to box looking to snuff out Hibs.
Crews from Grangetown mounted a day-long vigil around Eston Hills to snuff out small pockets of fire.
And, once again, Frenchman Perez was there to snuff out the chance.