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v. en·kin·dled, en·kin·dling, en·kin·dles
1. To set afire; light.
2. To incite; arouse.
3. To make luminous and glowing.
To catch fire.

en·kin′dler n.
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Adj.1.enkindled - set afire; "the ignited paper"; "a kindled fire"
lighted, lit - set afire or burning; "the lighted candles"; "a lighted cigarette"; "a lit firecracker"
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The nearer I approached to your habitation, the more deeply did I feel the spirit of revenge enkindled in my heart.
Our age is too enlightened to contend upon topics which concern only the interests of eternity; the men who hold in proper contempt all controversies about trifles, except such as inflame their own passions, have made it a commonplace censure against your ancestors, that their zeal was enkindled by subjects of trivial importance; and that however aggrieved by the intolerance of others, they were alike intolerant themselves.
The glare from the enkindled roof illumined its inmost recesses.
fires of animosity enkindled in that ancient strife smoulder to this
I was astonished, too, at the vast extent of his reading; and, above all, I felt my soul enkindled within me by the wild fervor, and the vivid freshness of his imagination.
Media inform that the Kim invite has been received by Moon with both optimism as well as caution; optimism because it enkindled hopes in many that it might lead to unification of the two Koreas, and pessimism as others read it as an omen of the dark ambitions of the North, vis-a-vis the South.
She had always been kind, and enkindled, but her demands had a lovely veneer, and that eased me into a deeper intimacy.
The non-Moro cheer this military adventurism; the more they cheer, the more the primordial Islamic ties of the ummah will be enkindled.
It is filled with compassion and concern for his fellow Saints and includes this impassioned plea to God: "let thine anger be enkindled against [the Saints' antagonists] and they shall be consumed before thy face and be far removed from Zion.
satiate that burning thirst which Nature had enkindled in me from my
The poet, however, shot to fame internationally by his poem 'Usey Kehna December Aa Gaya Hey' that became younger generation's most narrated verse those days and enkindled emotions even today.
Thus the God, While his enkindled eyes, with level glance Beneath his white soft temples, stedfast kept Trembling with light upon Mnemosyne.