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Relight

Relight \Re*light"\ (r?-l?t"), v. t. To light or kindle anew.

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relight

vb. to light or kindle anew

Usage examples of "relight".

Leaving his breakfast untasted, he wandered aimlessly about the room, littering the hearth with matches as he constantly relighted his pipe, which went out every few minutes.

With brass chopsticks the smoker picked an ember from the brazier and relit his pipe.

Marianna moves a few steps backwards, but Fila must have relit the candle because the light returns flickering in the doorway.

Leaving his breakfast untasted, he wandered aimlessly about the room, littering the hearth with matches as he constantly relighted his pipe, which went out every few minutes.

Only Pereira turned his broad back and busied himself with relighting his pipe, which had gone out.

She had relit the fires of each hearth the night before, showing them the process, but she was tired and it was too late to look through their packs for firestones before they went to bed.

The reek of his breath was so strong that Grimes, fearing an explosion, did not relight his pipe.

And picking up his own rod he relighted his cigar and essayed some conscientious casting on his own account.

When he was quite assured that all was quiet, he shut and bolted his door, closed the window-shutters, and relighted his pair of wax candles.

She relighted the candle mechanically, as her companion had desired, and returned with it below, where he was waiting her reappearance.

Then he relighted the fire and made the soup, hoping every moment to see the old man come in.

While he waited, he relit the sage in the abalone shell and fanned the smoke over Jeffery with his eagle feather fan.

Gregor struck a match on his boot and relit, the cannabis rush roaring in his ears like a burn in spate.

Now that those particular coercions were off, he relit the candles and the fire with a simple spell.

Pencroft especially, since the incident of the relighted fire, would not have despaired for an instant, even if he was on a bare rock, if the engineer was with him on the rock.