Sinónimos de smother en inglés:


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1‘Othello kills Desdemona by smothering her’

suffocate, stifle, asphyxiate, choke, throttle, strangle, strangulate

2‘police officers tried to smother the flames with their jackets’

extinguish, put out, snuff out, dampen, damp down, stamp out, douse, choke

3‘we smothered the children with sun cream’

smear, daub, bedaub, spread, cover
literario besmear

4‘it's time for you to leave the house—she'll smother you if you remain’

overwhelm, inundate, envelop, trap, surround, cocoon

5‘she smothered a sigh’

stifle, muffle, strangle, gag, restrain, repress, suppress, hold back, keep back, fight back, choke back, bite back, swallow, contain, bottle up, conceal, hide
bite one's lip
coloquial button up, keep the lid on, cork up