What does suffocating mean?

Definitions for suffocating
suf·fo·cat·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. smothering, suffocating, suffocative(adj)

    causing difficulty in breathing especially through lack of fresh air and presence of heat

    "the choking June dust"; "the smothering soft voices"; "smothering heat"; "the room was suffocating--hot and airless"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Suffocating

    of Suffocate

  2. Suffocating

    a. & n. from Suffocate, v

How to pronounce suffocating?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
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How to say suffocating in sign language?

  1. suffocating

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of suffocating in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of suffocating in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of suffocating in a Sentence

  1. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Fame is like a suffocating castle sieged by the enemy.

  2. Kim Su-jung:

    I believe this ruling frees women from one shackle that had been suffocating them.

  3. George Steiner:

    To many men... the miasma of peace seems more suffocating than the bracing air of war.

  4. Pitak Meesopa:

    Something is wrong with my health because I'm suffocating as I breathe, my eyes are always in pain and itchy.

  5. RAMANA PEMMARAJU:

    What more crime can a woman commit by suffocating her sensuous body behind the tight dress. Stay Nude, Breathe Life!

Images & Illustrations of suffocating

  1. suffocating

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