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  1. smother:


Detailed Translations for smother from English to Dutch


Translation Matrix for smother:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- clutter; fuddle; jumble; mare's nest; muddle; welter
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- asphyxiate; muffle; put out; repress; stifle; strangle; suffocate; surround

Synonyms for "smother":

Related Definitions for "smother":

  1. a stifling cloud of smoke1
  2. a confused multitude of things1
  3. conceal or hide1
    • smother a yawn1
  4. envelop completely1
    • smother the meat in gravy1
  5. deprive of the oxygen necessary for combustion1
    • smother fires1
  6. deprive of oxygen and prevent from breathing1
    • Othello smothered Desdemona with a pillow1
  7. form an impenetrable cover over1
    • the butter cream smothered the cake1

Wiktionary Translations for smother:

  1. to suffocate
  2. to extinguish or deaden
  3. to reduce to a low degree of vigor or activity
  1. iemand of iets het ademen beletten
  2. onderdrukken

Cross Translation:
smother neerslaan; onderdrukken; smoren; verkroppen; verstikken étouffer — Faire mourir en arrêter la respiration.