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We found 38 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word stifle:
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General dictionaries General (32 matching dictionaries)
  1. stifle: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. stifle, stifle: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. stifle, stifle: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. stifle: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. stifle: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. stifle: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Stifle, stifle: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. stifle: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Stifle: InfoVisual Visual Dictionary [home, info]
  10. stifle: Wiktionary [home, info]
  11. stifle: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  12. stifle: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. stifle: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. stifle: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. stifle: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. stifle: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. stifle: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. Stifle: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. stifle: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. stifle: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. stifle: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. stifle: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. stifle: Hutchinson's Dictionary of Difficult Words [home, info]
  24. stifle: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. stifle: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  26. stifle: The Phrontistery - A Dictionary of Obscure Words [home, info]
  27. stifle: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  28. stifle: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  29. stifle: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  30. stifle: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. stifle: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. stifle: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Stifle: Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  2. stifle: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. stifle: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. stifle: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

(Note: See stiflingly for more definitions.)

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Quick definitions from WordNet (stifle)

noun:  joint between the femur and tibia in a quadruped; corresponds to the human knee
verb:  smother or suppress ("Stifle your curiosity")
verb:  be asphyxiated; die from lack of oxygen
verb:  impair the respiration of or obstruct the air passage of
verb:  conceal or hide

▸ Also see stiflingly
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Phrases that include stifle:   stifle joint, stifle joints, stifle bones more...

Words similar to stifle:   dampen, knee, muffle, smother, stifled, stifler, stifling, stiflingly, gag, suppress, more...

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