What does suffocative mean?

Definitions for suffocative

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word suffocative.

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. Suffocative(adj)

    tending or able to choke or stifle


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of suffocative in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of suffocative in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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