Sentence Examples

  • A ripple of smothered laughter circled the room.
  • I'm beginning to feel smothered instead of loved.
  • He yelled her name but the call was smothered by the cry of the wind and the crash of the surf beyond.
  • He smiled his delight when he saw Adrienne, and smothered her in a hug.
  • Another conspiracy to establish a republican government was promptly smothered in Bahia, and the outbreak in Pernambuco was put down after a republic had been formed there for ninety days.

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