English translation of 'acender'
1. (cigarro, fogo) to light
2. (luz) to switch on
3. (figurative) to excite, inflame
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'acender' in Other Languages
British English: ignite VERB
When you ignite something or when it ignites, it starts burning or explodes.
The bombs ignited a fire which destroyed some 60 houses.
Translation of acender from the Collins Portuguese to English Dictionary