Verloc, whose affair the police has managed to smother so nicely, was mediocre.
Pour it boiling on the cucumbers, and smother them as before.
You would kill her, smother her dead in your arms, before you would give her to—that.
They had gone unheard and unseen, melting, as it were, in the shock and smother of the wave.
His eyebrows and hair were left behind in the smother ...