Translation of "suffocate" - English-Italian dictionary

suffocate

verb uk /ˈsʌf·ə·keɪt/ us /ˈsʌf·əˌkeɪt/

to die because you cannot breathe or to kill someone by stopping them from breathing

soffocare
He suffocated her with a pillow. L’ha soffocata con un guanciale.

(Translation of “suffocate” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)