Moogey said:You can extinguish a fire, and you can put it out, but you most certainly cannot turn it off (it gives me the impression that there's a switch and whenever you want to put the fire out, you just need to flip it... oh, how much better things would be if this were possible!)
It depends on the type of fire.roniy said:"extinguish the fire "
Are there other word synonyms to "extinguish"??
What about "put off", "turn off"
Any comment I could make would be superfluous!la reine victoria said:This kept it smouldering through the night, then a quick poke in the morning would revive it.