Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Tending or able to choke or stifle.

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

  • adjective Tending or able to choke or stifle.

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

  • adjective Tending or able to choke or stifle.

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

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

Etymologies

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suffocate +‎ -ive

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