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stifle,
stifle [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
figurative (ideas, freedom: suppress)reprimir vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
  suprimir vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
 The government's trying to stifle the democracy movement.
 El gobierno está tratando de reprimir el movimiento democrático.
stifle [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (heat, humidity: suffocate)sofocar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
 We were stifled by the weather in Malaysia.
 Nos sofocamos con el clima de Malasia.
stifle,
stifle [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(yawn, emotion: hold back)reprimir vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
  suprimir vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
 Halfway through the sermon I began to stifle yawns.
 A la mitad del sermón empecé a reprimir los bostezos.
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