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asphyxiate

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  • verbcut off air
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Synonyms for asphyxiate

verb cut off air
  • suffocate
  • choke
  • drown
  • smother
  • stifle
  • strangle
  • strangulate

Antonyms for asphyxiate

  • breathe
  • loosen
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to asphyxiate

choke

verb. smother, block

choked

verb. smother, block

choking

verb. smother, block

drown

verb. submerge in liquid; submerge and die

drowning

verb. submerge in liquid; submerge and die

kill

verb. deprive of existence; destroy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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