His new occupations by no means quenched his literary activity.
The bottom is formed by a water-tank and the ashes are quenched here.
Mineral water quenched my thirst more than any other beverage.
His mathematical enthusiasm was for the time completely quenched, and during two years the printed volume of his Mecanique, which he had seen only in manuscript, lay unopened beside him.
For its extraction from zircon the mineral is heated and quenched in water to render it brittle, and then reduced to a fine powder, which is fused with three to four parts of acid potassium fluoride in a platinum crucible.
It is said that the people wept as they passed by; but if so this may have been a customary formality, for the religion of these nations must have quenched all human sympathy.
His victory at Stirling lit a fire which was never quenched, and began the long and cruel wars of independence on which Scotland now entered.