Usage examples for quench

  1. Thou, O child, alone dost save me From the thought that anguish gave me, Life to quench with hardy hand. – Henry of Ofterdingen: A Romance. by Friedrich von Hardenberg
  2. But first I would ask your permission, Mr. Chairman, to quench my thirst a little... – Best Russian Short Stories by Various
  3. He resolved to break down that wall and quench that fire. – Sketches of the Covenanters by J. C. McFeeters