verb (used with or without object), en·kin·dled, en·kin·dling.

  1. to kindle into flame, ardor, activity, etc.

verb (tr)

  1. to set on fire; kindle
  2. to excite to activity or ardour; arouse

1540s (literal), 1580s (figurative), from en- (1) + kindle. Related: Enkindled; enkindling.

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