Is STIFLING a scrabble word?

Words with Friends :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Collins Scrabble Words :  YES

Official Tournament & Club Word List :  YES

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Definitions for the word 'stifling'


  1. STIFLING, forceful prevention; putting down by power or authority
  2. STIFLING, to not allow yourself to do or express (something)
  3. STIFLING, to stop (someone) from doing or expressing something
  4. STIFLING, to make (something) difficult or impossible


  1. STIFLING, characterized by oppressive heat and humidity

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The word STIFLING is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'stifling' 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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