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Definition of Extinct

Extinct

  1. Extinguished; put out; quenched; as, a fire, a light, or a lamp, is extinct; an extinct volcano.
  2. Without a survivor; without force; dead; as, a family becomes extinct; an extinct feud or law.
  3. To cause to be extinct.

Extinct Quotations

If we don't change from a world society that worships money and power to one that worships compassion and generosity, I think we'll be extinct by mid-century. I don't say that as an alarmist or as a pessimist.
Patch Adams

Keep the faith, don't lose your perseverance and always trust your gut extinct.
Paula Abdul

Most people know that forests are the lungs of our planet, literally playing a critical role in every breath we take. And that they're also home to incredible animals like the orangutan and elephant, which will go extinct if we keep cutting down their forests.
Chris Noth

Now that mobile phones and the internet have altered the epistemic selective landscape in a revolutionary way, every religious organisation must scramble to evolve defences or become extinct.
Daniel Dennett

I will far rather see the race of man extinct than that we should become less than beasts by making the noblest of God's creation, woman, the object of our lust.
Mahatma Gandhi
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Extinct Translations

extinct in German is erloschen
extinct in Spanish is extinguido

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