Definitions For Smother


  • A stifling cloud of smoke
  • A confused multitude of things
  • To kill (someone) by covering the face so that breathing is not possible
  • To cover (something) in order to keep it from growing or spreading
  • To try to keep (something) from happening : to try to stop doing (something)


  • Suppress in order to conceal or hide
  • Envelop completely
  • Deprive of the oxygen necessary for combustion
  • Deprive of oxygen and prevent from breathing
  • Form an impenetrable cover over

Is Smother a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Smother is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Smother in a Sentence

  • He tried to smother her with a pillow.
  • She smothered the fire with a blanket.

Synonyms for Smother

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