Words Like SMOTHER
We have put together a list of words that are similar to SMOTHER.
18 Alternative Words Similar to smother
6 examples of smother
to smother a child
to smother a fire
to smother one's displeasure
The child suffocated herself with a plastic bag that the parents had left on the floor
strangle a yawn
muffle one's anger
10 definitions of smother
To destroy the life of by suffocation; to deprive of the air necessary for life; to cover up closely so as to prevent breathing; to suffocate.
To affect as by suffocation; to stife; to deprive of air by a thick covering, as of ashes, of smoke, or the like.
Hence, to repress the action of; to cover from public view; to suppress; to conceal.
To be suffocated or stifled.
To burn slowly, without sufficient air; to smolder.
Stifling smoke; thick dust.
A state of suppression.
That which smothers or causes a sensation of smothering, as smoke, fog, the foam of the sea, a confused multitude of things.
a stifling cloud of smoke
deprive of the oxygen necessary for combustion