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  1. smother

    • IPA[ˈsməT͟Hər]

    美式

    • v.
      kill (someone) by covering their nose and mouth so that they suffocate.;extinguish (a fire) by covering it.
    • n.
      a mass of something that stifles or obscures
    • verb: smother, 3rd person present: smothers, gerund or present participle: smothering, past tense: smothered, past participle: smothered

    • noun: smother, plural noun: smothers

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    • 1. a mass of something that stifles or obscures all this vanished in a smother of foam
    • adj.
      (of food) cooked in a covered container: smothered fried chicken

    Oxford American Dictionary

    • adj.
      (of food) cooked in a covered container: smothered fried chicken

    Oxford Dictionary

    • n.
      checkmate in which the king has no vacant square to move to and is checkmated by a knight.

    Oxford American Dictionary

    • n.
      checkmate in which the king has no vacant square to move to and is checkmated by a knight.

    Oxford Dictionary

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    • IPA[ˈsmʌðə]

    英式

    • v.
      kill (someone) by covering their nose and mouth so that they suffocate: I dreamt a stranger was trying to kill me by smothering me with a pillow
    • n.
      a mass of something that stifles or obscures: all this vanished in a smother of foam

    Oxford Dictionary