To save this word, you'll need to log in. She smothered the fire with a blanket. Recent Examples on the Web: Verb When states and cities began closing most businesses in March, the idea was to smother the virus and buy time for the medical system to adapt. Lynch, Washington Post , "After the fastest recession in U. It Has Brought Others Closer. Send us feedback. See More First Known Use of smother Verb circa , in the meaning defined at intransitive sense Noun 13th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1a History and Etymology for smother Noun Middle English, alteration of smorther , from smoren to smother, from Old English smorian to suffocate; akin to Middle Dutch smoren to suffocate Keep scrolling for more Learn More about smother Share smother Post the Definition of smother to Facebook Share the Definition of smother on Twitter Time Traveler for smother.
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You just have to find that yin of decency and locate the gestures and words that smother the yang of fear. Even this night was used by them to grab at something to fool men—to smother God in their hearts. These shade and smother more grass and thus advance the forest another limb's length. With a smother of foam, the metal canister toppled from its cradle into the milk-white wake of the swiftly-moving M. He did his best to smother her refusal by advancing to the professor with congratulatory hand extended.
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Seek advice, and like the chick said, talk and talk and talk untill its all sorted out in your mind, and in his. Yet others are really great human beings. I give input into our activities for dates, and this works out well since we're very compatible and like spending leisure time the same way. I also expected that my spouse would be temple worthy and that I would get married in the temple, which was not the case. I got married last year, left a great job, family, friends and city to be with my husband in a very small under developed town.