Joint between the femur and tibia in a quadruped; corresponds to the human knee.
Be asphyxiated; die from lack of oxygen. Приклади
- The child suffocated under the pillow.
Smother or suppress. Приклади
- Stifle your curiosity.
Impair the respiration of or obstruct the air passage of. Приклади
- The foul air was slowly suffocating the children.
Conceal or hide. Приклади
- Smother a yawn.
- Muffle one's anger.
- Strangle a yawn.