Find another word for stifle. In this page you can discover 38 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for stifle, like: restraint, smother, suffocate, extinguish, choke, burke, choke, gag, hold back, hold down and hush.
Brady's comment made her stifle a laugh.
In spite of the seriousness of the situation, Dean was forced to stifle a chuckle.
She pretended to stifle a yawn.
In the crowd people began talking loudly, to stifle their feelings of pity as it seemed to Pierre.
What angered him was that the coming of these visitors revived in his mind an unsettled question he always tried to stifle, one about which he always deceived himself.