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stifle

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  • verbprevent, restrain
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Synonyms for stifle

verb prevent, restrain

Antonyms for stifle

  • allow
  • encourage
  • free
  • let go
  • loose
  • release
  • aid
  • assist
  • bear
  • begin
  • create
  • help
  • start
  • persuade
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asphyxiate

verb. cut off air
  • choke
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  • smother
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  • strangle
  • strangulate
  • suffocate

black out

verb. lose consciousness

blacked out

verb. lose consciousness

choke

verb. smother, block

choked

verb. smother, block

choking

verb. smother, block
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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