Übersetzung von “smother” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /ˈsmʌð·ər/ us /ˈsmʌð·ər/

to kill someone by covering their face with something so that they cannot breathe


(Übersetzung von “smother” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


verb /ˈsmaðə/

to kill or die from lack of air, caused especially by a thick covering over the mouth and nose; to suffocate

asfixiar, ahogar
He smothered his victim by holding a pillow over her face.

to prevent (a fire) from burning by covering it thickly

sofocar, extinguir, apagar
He threw sand on the fire to smother it.

to cover (too) thickly; to overwhelm

When he got home his children smothered him with kisses.

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