Stifling meaning

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Very hot or stuffy.

The air was stifling in the closed room.

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Inhibiting, stultifying, or oppressive.
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So close as to be oppressive; suffocating.
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Present participle of stifle.
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The definition of stifling is very uncomfortable or suffocating.

An example of something stifling is an outdoor temperature of 110 degrees.

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That stifles.

The heat was stifling; it seemed hard to breathe and the exertion rolling over on the bed seemed too much.

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