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  • v. Present participle of snuff.

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Examples

  • In either case, such critics seem more interested in snuffing out the project in its tracks, as if its success would rip the wings off Pegasus.

    Numbers Trouble : A.E. Stallings : Harriet the Blog : The Poetry Foundation

  • Belfour bounced back, though, making some spectacular saves in snuffing the Blues 'next 21 shots.

    USATODAY.com - Blues take 2-0 series lead against Dallas

  • Prosecutors in the genocide trial of a former Khmer Rouge prison chief demanded a 40-year jail sentence Wednesday for a man whom they described as snuffing out innocent lives and spreading terror across Cambodia.

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  • PHNOM PENH, Cambodia - Prosecutors in the genocide trial of a former Khmer Rouge prison chief demanded a 40-year jail sentence Wednesday for a man who they described as snuffing out innocent lives and spreading terror across Cambodia.

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  • Prosecutors in the genocide trial of a former Khmer Rouge prison chief demanded a 40-year jail sentence Wednesday for a man who they described as snuffing out innocent lives and spreading terror across Cambodia.

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  • Khmer Rouge chief Kaing Guek Eav faces 40 years PHNOM PENH: Prosecutors in the genocide trial of a former Khmer Rouge prison chief have demanded a 40-year jail sentence for a man they described as snuffing out innocent lives and spreading terror across Cambodia.

    AustralianIT.com.au | Top Stories

  • Cambodia - Prosecutors in the genocide trial of a former Khmer Rouge prison chief demanded a 40-year jail sentence on Wednesday for a man who they described as snuffing out innocent lives and spreading terror across Cambodia.

    News24 Top Stories

  • prison chief demanded a 40-year jail sentence Wednesday for a man who they described as snuffing out innocent lives and spreading terror across Cambodia.

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  • She made quite a little speech, in the course of which she now and then interrupted herself to remind Furst — who, was as soft as a pudding before her — of something he had forgotten to do, such as snuffing the candles or closing the door.

    Maurice Guest

  • The mule did not like it at all, evidently, and expressed his disgust by occasionally stopping short and snuffing, meaning probably to intimate that he considered the whole thing a humbug, and that in his opinion we should all slump through together, and go to -- nobody knows where.

    Sunny Memories of Foreign Lands, Volume 2

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