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Adjective
No longer alight or in existence
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Strangled
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Repressed or suppressed, especially of emotions or impulses
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Diminished by interference
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(of a memory or feeling) No longer present or existing
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Past tense for to refrain from openly expressing or displaying
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“Maybe trying to smother your feelings right now is not the healthiest thing for you.”
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Past tense for to comprehensively defeat
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Past tense for to extinguish (a fire) by covering it
“Extinguish or smother the fire on the drapes with wet towels and water.”
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Past tense for to kill (someone) by covering their nose and mouth so that they suffocate
“I put my hand over her mouth, not hard enough to smother her, but firmly enough to give her the message not to speak.”
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Past tense for cover someone or something entirely with
“Luckily, it wasn't smothered in creamy sauce.”
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Past tense for to make (someone) feel trapped and oppressed by acting in an overly protective manner towards them
“How I am supposed to suppress my overwhelming urge to smother every guy I become involved with?”
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Past tense for to suffocate a person's space as if to coerce them to do something
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Past tense for to make less strong or intense
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Past tense for to deaden or muffle the noise or volume of
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Past tense for to put a damper on one's mood or enthusiasm
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Past tense for to remove completely, leaving no trace
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Past tense for to bestow something in generous or extravagant quantities on
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Past tense for to be stacked or loaded with
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Past tense for to put down or control by cruelty or force
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Past tense for to criticize (someone or something) harshly
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Past tense for to take the life of (someone)
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Past tense for provide with a layer or covering of something
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