Definitions For Smothering

adjective

  • Causing difficulty in breathing especially through lack of fresh air and presence of heat

noun

  • 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)

Is Smotherings a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends NO
Scrabble US NO
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary NO

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
17
Words with Friends
19

The word Smothering is worth 17 points in Scrabble and 19 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Smothering in a Sentence

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

Synonyms for Smothering

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