Hindi translation of 'stoke'
Word forms: stokes, stoking, stoked
2. transitive verb, phrasal verb
1. transitive verb, phrasal verb
If you stoke a fire, or if you stoke it up, you put more fuel onto it.आग भड़काना/भड़का देना
He stoked up the fire in the hall.
2. transitive verb, phrasal verb
If you stoke something such as a feeling, or if you stoke it up, you cause it to be felt more strongly.भड़काना/भड़का देना
These attacks are stoking fears of civil war.
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Example Sentences Including 'stoke'
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Future investment returns may be diluted if the emergency measures stoke inflation.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
In turn, this acceleration in activity put upward pressure on prices, stoking inflation.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Japan has faced stiff criticism over claims that it is stoking global currency wars.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Mountains of coal are stoking a Chinese furnace.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Officials have already said that to protect the environment the region may have to cut back the coal production that is stoking its economic furnace.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Soaring factory prices are stoking fears of inflation.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The changing of the guard will also stoke speculation over the company's future.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The move stoked speculation that BP could be about to strike a similar deal.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
These forces had stoked inflation.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Yesterday its 37 per cent plunge in profits stoked the speculation again.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The workers stoked the fires.The Barefoot Emperor: An Ethiopian Tragedy (2007)
This nefarious act stoked his interest.Earthly Powers: Religion and Politics in Europe from the Enlightenment to the Great War (2005)
But the musical rapport and mutually stoked intellectual fire of these two pianists is a wonder to behold.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
He is trying to stoke up the fire.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
His taking us into an illegal war stoked the very menace he warns about.The Sun (2014)
Stoke the fire, roast some chestnuts and get reading.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
There's a distinct whiff of anthropological research in the respectful view of men in pubs and stoking furnaces.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Skrtel could agree a deal soon, despite trying to stoke up interest from Middlesbrough.The Sun (2016)
His online notoriety has stoked offline interest.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
But it is oil rather than fish that is stoking this cold war.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
His disappearance has stoked speculation that that era may be drawing to a close.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
His interest was stoked by clerics whose fiery sermons the Americans obligingly photocopied and distributed without the slightest understanding of their destructive force.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The rise in tuition fees to 3,000 a year is likely to stoke interest in the OU further.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The rouble has lost 30 per cent of its value since the beginning of the year, stoking inflation.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
They were stoking the fires of commerce.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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British English: stoke VERB
If you stoke a fire, you add coal or wood to it to keep it burning.
She was stoking the stove with sticks of maple.
Translation of stoke from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary