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stifling

adjective uk   /ˈstaɪ.fl̩.ɪŋ/ us  

stifling adjective (NO AIR)

extremely hot and unpleasant: I can't bear this stifling humidity. Several hundred people were crammed into the stifling room.

stifling adjective (PREVENT HAPPENING)

preventing something from happening: stifling bureaucracy
stiflingly
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
It's stiflingly hot in here.
Traducciones de “stifling”
en chino (tradicionál) 悶熱的, 悶熱的,熱得令人窒息的…
en ruso душный, жаркий…
en turco boğucu…
en chino (simplificado) 闷热的, 闷热的,热得令人窒息的…
en polaco skwarny…
(Definition of stifling from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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