Is STIFLE a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

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Definitions for the word 'stifle'


  1. STIFLE, joint between the femur and tibia in a quadruped; corresponds to the human knee
  2. STIFLE, to not allow yourself to do or express (something)
  3. STIFLE, to stop (someone) from doing or expressing something
  4. STIFLE, to make (something) difficult or impossible


  1. STIFLE, be asphyxiated; die from lack of oxygen
  2. STIFLE, suppress or constrain so as to lessen in intensity
  3. STIFLE, impair the respiration of or obstruct the air passage of
  4. STIFLE, suppress in order to conceal or hide

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The word STIFLE is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'stifle' in a sentence

  1. trying to stifle a cry
  2. I had to stifle the desire to yell “Stop!”.
  3. Students at the school are stifled by the pressure to score high on tests.

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