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Spanish translation of “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
ahogar , sofocar
He was stifled to death when smoke filled his bedroom I’m stifling in this heat !
to extinguish or put out ( flames ).
to suppress (a yawn , a laugh etc)
She tried in vain to stifle a yawn .
stifling adjective very hot , stuffy etc
stifling heat It’s stifling in here.
(Definition of stifle from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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