Dictionary Results for smothered

1. smother - verb

· envelop completely; "smother the meat in gravy"

Synonym(s): surround

Hypernym(s): cover

2. smother - verb

· deprive of oxygen and prevent from breathing; "Othello smothered Desdemona with a pillow"; "The child suffocated herself with a plastic bag that the parents had left on the floor"

Synonym(s): asphyxiate, suffocate

Hypernym(s): kill

3. smother - verb

· suppress in order to conceal or hide; "smother a yawn"; "muffle one's anger"; "strangle a laugh"; "repress a cry of fear"

Synonym(s): stifle, strangle, muffle, repress

Hypernym(s): inhibit, bottle_up, suppress

4. smother - verb

· form an impenetrable cover over; "the butter cream smothered the cake"

Hypernym(s): cover, spread_over

5. smother - verb

· deprive of the oxygen necessary for combustion; "smother fires"

Synonym(s): put_out

Hypernym(s): snuff_out, extinguish

6. smothered - adjective

· held in check with difficulty; "a smothered cough"; "a stifled yawn"; "a strangled scream"; "suppressed laughter"

Synonym(s): stifled, strangled, suppressed

7. smothered - adjective

· completely covered; "bonnets smothered with flowers"; "smothered chicken is chicken cooked in a seasoned gravy"

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