from The Century Dictionary.

  • Affected with stifle. See stifle, 2.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Stifling.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective That has been interrupted, suppressed etc
  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of stifle.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective held in check with difficulty


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