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stoke

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishstokestoke /stəʊk $ stoʊk/ (also stoke up) verb [transitive]  1 BURNto add more coal or wood to a fire I stoked the furnace for the night.2 to cause something to increase Rising oil prices stoked inflation.stoke fear/anger/envy etc The scandal has stoked public outrage. stoke up→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
stokeA few embarrassments are also smoldering, assiduously stoked by the Gramm camp.It has stoked catastrophic business failures and contributed to increased unemployment.Since then he has been stoking his fire with fitness and form re-ignited.We stoke the coals, put on a pot of potatoes, and slap five pork chops on to the grill.That, and unwanted copies of the Serpell report on Britain's railways was something to stoke the fires with.Much of the taxpayers' investment has merely stoked up inflation in land prices, effectively closing agriculture to all but the millionaire.Their employers were quick to stoke up popular envy through the press if players even temporarily forgot their good fortune.It stokes up the pressure for the two teams' clash in East Anglia on 5 April.
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Verb table
stoke
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theystoke
he, she, itstokes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theystoked
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave stoked
he, she, ithas stoked
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad stoked
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill stoke
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have stoked
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam stoking
he, she, itis stoking
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you, we, theyare stoking
Past
I, he, she, itwas stoking
you, we, theywere stoking
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been stoking
he, she, ithas been stoking
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been stoking
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be stoking
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been stoking
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