1. [Verb]: extinguish by crushing; "stub out your cigar"

2. [Verb]: put an end to; kill; "The Nazis snuffed out the life of many Jewish children"

3. [Verb]: put out, as of fires, flames, or lights; "Too big to be extinguished at once, the forest fires at best could be contained"; "quench the flames"; "snuff out the candles"

4. [Verb]: kill in large numbers; "the plague wiped out an entire population"

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