Übersetzung von “stifle” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

stifle

verb /ˈstaifl/

to prevent, or be prevented, from breathing (easily) eg because of bad air, an obstruction over the mouth and nose etc; to suffocate

étouffer
He was stifled to death when smoke filled his bedroom
I’m stifling in this heat!

to extinguish or put out (flames).

étouffer

to suppress (a yawn, a laugh etc)

réprimer
She tried in vain to stifle a yawn.
stifling adjective

very hot, stuffy etc

étouffant
stifling heat
It’s stifling in here.

(Übersetzung von “stifle” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)