Sunday, September 3, 2017


Suffocate [ SUHF-uh'-keyt ]
 intransitive verb, transitive verb ]
 1. (tr. v.) to kill by stopping the breath or the intake of air
2. (tr. v.) to strangle or to impede the respiration of
3. (tr. v.) to suffer from a lack of fresh air
4. (intr. v.) to smother or stifle
5.(intr. v.) to be uncomfortable because of a lack of fresh air
 The murderer admitted that he had suffocated his victim.