Đồng nghĩa của stifle

Alternative for stifle

stifles, stifled, stifling

Đồng nghĩa: choke, smother, stop, suffocate, suppress,

Verb

To refrain from openly expressing or displaying
suppress repress restrain smother curb check contain swallow withhold sink submerge pocket quench hold back choke back keep back fight back keep in check hold in bottle up cork up gulp back control strangle rein in inhibit bridle muffle conceal keep under control keep the lid on hide gag constrain button up bite back silence govern subdue hold regulate tame limit restrict cork moderate measure keep rule keep in pull in hold down keep a tight rein on keep a lid on stop muzzle keep secret cover up confine deaden overcome frustrate overpower master dampen trammel hold in check retard hinder curtail delimit rein deter cool put a lid on box up rein back keep within bounds keep lid on keep down sit on gulp veil cloak conquer bury fight extinguish quash retain deny keep feeling inside oneself keep a rein on drown hold off bite one's lip temper mitigate arrest keep on a string keep control of calm shut in modulate intern ease relieve quell tone down impede hamper handicap prevent discipline freeze peg cover squash bit leash harness entrammel fetter debar straiten burke gaol guide impound detain circumscribe direct imprison kill stay hogtie jail stem put a limit on put a brake on gain mastery over gain control over simmer down box in cut back hush up hem in bring under control have on a tight leash crack down lock up put away pin down pull back keep in line tie down cool down put the brakes on cool off slow down hog-tie keep tight rein on bring to screeching halt tie up stem the flow of put half nelson on shush block bottle internalize internalise keep dark keep under wraps jam up keep inside black out

Verb

To put an end to something, typically by the use of force
suppress check repress crush end quash squash subdue curb quell overcome control extinguish squelch terminate abolish silence thwart stop conquer kill deaden torpedo put down crack down on put an end to get rid of nip in the bud put a stop to clamp down on wipe out stamp out snuff out put the lid on clamp down put the kibosh on slap down bring to screeching halt crack down put an stop to shut down smother restrain inhibit quench hold back halt hinder prevent arrest choke block bridle constrain contain restrict destroy impede frustrate gag put out douse cut off annihilate clobber hamper defeat beat finish extirpate muffle obstruct still curtail stall keep in check interfere with bottle up damp eradicate withhold demolish eliminate master dowse blanket stymie rout govern shush stay limit scotch bring to a stop damp down put a lid on rein in put paid to muzzle tone down bring to a standstill snuff cut short bring to an end keep a lid on blow out dampen down blot out stem censor suffocate overpower vanquish cripple mellow bar swallow dampen clog staunch lick mute quelch plug hush quiet quieten circumvent moderate expunge bring to a halt intercept strangle exterminate overwhelm beat out settle dumb choke back cork close catch tame regulate discontinue do for keep back close up hold up weed out stop up put the stopper on keep under control out shut up choke off pull up quieten down soft-pedal counter decrease censure cushion overthrow scrunch trash squish bank extinguish fire snow under sink pocket submerge remove queer subjugate banish best run down call a halt conclude wrap up complete wind up surmount garrote garrotte rein back throttle nix negate vitiate preempt dispatch clam abate dull keep a tight rein on dominate cork up tape up bind up fetter bring to a close suspend sit on strangle at birth gain control of prevail over gain mastery over get the better of get a grip on triumph over win against delay trammel ice tongue-tie retard keep down say nothing foil be quiet keep your trap shut quit chattering shut it can it hold your tongue fall silent put a sock in it stop talking be silent rein neutralize pause reduce interrupt deny detain retain waive stultify hold fight back bottleneck counteract dry up dummy up cancel slow erase repulse discourage brake rebuff neutralise checkmate immobilize break shutdown cease obliterate draw up slow down efface crash render powerless pull in slacken pace bite back hold in hold down fetch up caulk barricade dam seal refuse keep hold of hold off on lay off keep put a spoke in someone's wheel play for time put a brake on stand in the way of stem the flow of soften close out jam clog up blockade block out fill up fill liquidate immobilise delete lessen diminish put on hold refuse to pay put on back burner put on ice put on the shelf pack close off jam up shut off block up stuff hold off choke up bung up stanch put out of business dead-end bring to naught put out of action cancel out bring someone to their knees bring to standstill pull the plug on render useless block off shut out occlude bung stonewall cover keep the lid on conceal bottle stopper congest plug up obfuscate shade darken batten eclipse black out cross out cover up clean up pass out root out sweep away rub out make dark keel over hold in check get under control dout trample drown turn off stub out switch off do away with zap take out axe ax excise raze decimate annul nullify waste scrub blank out finish off invalidate abrogate overturn total strike out blue pencil do in void repeal rescind revoke devastate wreck dissolve smash disannul scrap undo slaughter blue-pencil score out massacre cut ink out wipe from the face of the earth wash out wipe off the map wipe off the face of the earth off knock off cut out ruin vacate desolate retract withdraw avoid countermand null repudiate discard dele scratch out strike down trim scratch blow away X-out give the chop set aside put a line through gut edit roll back shoot down uproot shatter pulverize drop vaporize nuke wrack cream reverse ditch wipe off bowdlerize purge butcher slay put kibosh on knock out declare null and void obviate dispense with dismiss tear down call off elide KO strike renege vaporise cast aside render null and void exsect dismantle knock something on the head pull down abort remove all traces of recall edit out bowdlerise X out white out pulverise launder render invalid break off wipe scrub out kayo reject gain control over pour cold water on throw cold water on turn out detect cast out phase out drive out get shot of expurgate benothing wipe off face of earth blow to bits blow sky-high level mark out obscure ravage destroy root and branch take apart rub off amputate exscind scissor out cut up lop off cross through slash smooth away erode cover over wear away fade rub away disclaim override declare invalid cry off make void backpedal back out of discharge disown exclude x out take back overrule black call abandon renounce recant stroke out lift abjure call back counterorder omit forswear dump subvert junk prohibit jettison force down grind down prostrate bear down on overmaster floor oppress swamp whelm disestablish chop deracinate close down supersede shed throw out come down hard on veto countervail renig rebut counterbalance compensate forget it nig call all bets off confine offset send to the gas chambers give someone the works ethnically cleanse murder send to kingdom come put to death terminate with extreme prejudice scrag top mow down end the life of bump off execute take the life of stiff polish off whack assassinate put to the sword cut down blow someone's brains out do to death croak smoke forget cow put out of your mind clamp bury spike redact trample on drive underground blank blot scrape off keep inside keep in put lid on beat down

Verb

To reduce the strength or intensity of
mute reduce lessen decrease diminish moderate deaden dull weaken blunt check mitigate allay alleviate dampen smother soften suppress ease curb restrain temper damp abate lower quell subdue assuage cushion lighten relieve still attenuate curtail cut depreciate depress mollify tranquillize tranquilize calm cool placate minimise minimize ebb tone down damp down de-escalate take the edge off ease off take the bite out take the sting out wind down soft-pedal make less intense put damper on put a damper on put the lid on muffle soothe quieten palliate numb silence benumb extinguish overcome repress absorb squelch inhibit appease lull quiet quench paralyse buffer paralyze put an end to hush discourage settle blanket cauterize impair devitalize gentle limit subjugate pacify retard bolster compose anaesthetize quash cauterise incapacitate stun unnerve buttress kill stupefy relax anesthetize get rid of turn down mask sate muzzle slake pillow keep it down mellow decrease the volume pipe down chill desensitize deter soak up dash stamp out modify dilute help satisfy defend against shield against safeguard against protect against cloud throw cold water on sedate lenify pour cold water on make nice put a stop to pour oil on sweeten fill surfeit insulate pad seclude guard reduce the effect of lullaby deflate squash daze stultify narcotize obtund torpefy drug salve becalm wreck ruin mar desensitise render insensitive dullen reassure balm rock to sleep take it easy settle down quiet down stroke chill out take the edge lay back cool off fall comfort cease qualify put a lid on spoil mess up harsh stop trim drop taper contract ration banish dispel rise above choke off cut off decrement injure knock out freeze slow put out of order dim exhaust frustrate gas etherize chloroform deprive destroy consume tire KO drown lay out dope put to sleep shrink minify shave narrow downscale pare slash dispirit crush sap couch dwindle round down make cutbacks in trim down pare down taper off scale down mark down drop off whittle down dial down roll back bring down cut down decline cut back take down clip trim back step down tail off overwhelm deject dismay trouble ail break dishearten demoralize oppress daunt upset shake sadden enervate humble bother weary perturb abase distress defeat overpower debilitate chagrin weigh down demoralise cast down cast a pall over bum out bear down on beat down ameliorate cure extenuate control heal calm down smooth slacken deplete downsize improve nurse remedy doctor make better console treat conciliate modulate subside thin attend to let up steady remit slack loose contain degrade dent erode dissipate counteract wane discount dulcify resolve succor mend make less propitiate adjust restore meliorate enfeeble unburden knock down regulate take the sting out of rein succour solace disable cripple undermine relent tranquillise smooth over disburden facilitate free aid assist rehabilitate water down dampen down let up on take a load off peter out put at rest satiate address gratify commute excuse disarm diffuse reduce the force of stabilize stabilise defuse dismiss attend fix disintegrate refresh crumble relaxed disempower eliminate fix up loosen untrouble ally drive away chase away put to rest square drive off nourish make weaker take sting out patch things up shut down quieten down cool out wear away wear down smooth down rectify play up to release take the bite out of simmer down hold in reconcile dispose tune down ease up make up constrict adulterate devaluate rarefy vitiate offset make reasonable hebetate make smaller tame prune sugar the pill soften up win over patch up put to rights iron out sort out truncate abridge brighten fade recede punctuate vary run interference for clear the way cheer forward disengage speed up simplify promote make easier speed untighten expedite lift open the door further make lighter liss interrupt prevent break up sink bring respite to set right pall bring an end to disencumber empty levitate take remove upraise uplight change shift jettison eradicate unload take load off make something bearable bring aid to bring aid drop away die down die out phase down die away rachet down fall away grow less ratchet down drain away reduce weight put off throw out pour out rehab medicate amend cleanse dose better make well treat successfully make whole restore to health minister to make healthy

Verb

To frustrate or prevent (someone) from achieving an aim
frustrate thwart foil block check stop baffle counter defeat disappoint spoil circumvent forestall bar dash nullify balk baulk crush derail hinder impede obstruct quash scotch stymie confront fetter hamper snooker beat checkmate cripple discomfit hamstring hobble inhibit neutralise neutralize banjax crool foul up put a stop to scupper annul arrest cancel conquer counteract cramp crimp forbid halt lick negate obviate outwit overcome preclude prevent prohibit ruin screw up stump do for nip in the bud hang up hold up put a brake on put the kibosh on put the lid on cramp one's style dash one's hope stand in the way of upset the applecart give the run around render null and void offset bilk buck impair damage vitiate paralyse hurt harm sabotage mar weaken enfeeble restrict flaw bloody blemish bankrupt compromise injure limit endamage paralyze rain on someone's parade cross up curb restrain nobble upset put paid to put the mockers on put a spoke in someone's wheel louse up smash crab root cross give the slip put the stopper on cook someone's goose oppose trammel traverse disconcert rattle snafu mess up undo take down throw monkey wrench in play off take wind out of spike someone's guns queer someone's pitch confuse skin stultify stall take the wind out of your sails head off throw a curve contravene debar scuttle overturn invalidate confound suppress repel squash deter repress repulse parry counterplot blank bury elude queer get the better of faze skip promote dodge shake ditch duck juke buffalo bollix cause setback beat down put end to take wind out of sails shake off shuffle off give the run-around run rings around run circles around shatter halt in its tracks blight throw a spanner in the works throw a monkey wrench in the works cruel balls up blow a hole in destroy make a mess of bring to naught do in play havoc with make a hash of muck up

Verb

To hold or maintain
keep retain reserve save store accumulate amass garner hoard collect hold possess stockpile withhold cache shelve stash conceal file heap hide repress hold back hold fast to hold on to keep hold of keep in reserve keep possession of pile up put aside put by retain possession of save up set aside stash away store up cling to hang onto hang on to hold in hold onto keep for oneself lay aside lay down set by keep to yourself not part with retain in one's possession stow away earmark maintain put away dedicate squirrel away preserve allocate gather stow devote treasure conserve salt away lay away lay by lay up deposit designate allot assign put to one side lay in keep back squirrel secure apportion buy up consign appropriate set apart heap up make available scrimp husband have consecrate put aside for rainy day sock away leave allow stock put down build up stock up spare hide away acquire afford tuck away budget fix give up to stock up on scare up rack up run up tot up round up draw together put away for a rainy day scrape together load up on sustain not sell retain use of bottle divvy hive regulate give remit provide deduct stack up pack load archive retain ownership of not give away keep on hand build up stocks defer stipulate for bank keep out economize put aside for a rainy day put by for a rainy day economise uphold fill file away own perpetuate occupy pick up clean up contain command assume cherish detain enjoy grasp grip nurture tag label hold down keep up continue to have flag mark cleave to clutch on to continue with hold fast keep possession hypothecate identify be in be placed in be employed in allocate to tab allot to name slot pledge to commit to devote to give over to mark down mark out

Verb

To become inactive or unchanging
stagnate decline languish deteriorate vegetate decay idle rot rust do nothing fall fester become stagnant be inert be sluggish constipate hibernate lie dormant stall stand still stultify trammel be idle be inactive go bad go off go rancid go stale not move sit around lie fallow come to a halt grind to a halt go to seed loaf laze lounge loll degenerate hang about hang around veg out kill time slouch moulder slummock lollygag laze around lounge about laze about molder lounge around slouch about loaf about slouch around loaf around loll about loll around mooch around mooch about lazy bum dawdle dally bat back and forth bat about bum around bat around dillydally chill footle drone twiddle thumbs hang out kick back goof off hack around kick around relax slack fritter while skive potter loiter bludge overwinter hide away hole up corrode sit back fanny about lay on one's oars take it easy bob off fritter away fool around sit back and do nothing while away mark time waste time rest on your oars slow down kick your heels oxidize tarnish atrophy stale erode oxidise decompose corrupt wither crumble away become rusty exist hang round weaken pass time go to pot dilly-dally linger mooch mope trifle tarry creep drift putter delay saunter lag goldbrick drag diddle crawl procrastinate poke lallygag shilly-shally mess around recline lie around sprawl goof around wait horse around moon bask bat potter around fritter away time put off fiddle around lie drag your feet doss rest skulk trail malinger unwind shirk flag amble fiddle droop straggle stay vacillate plod dither futz slacken lie about stooge pause be indolent take your time while away the time mess about get no place fast do nothing much repose slump fribble wander flop outspan stroll doodle luxuriate play fritter time away hesitate stretch oneself hover lean back be slow shuffle clown drape oneself stagger putter around monkey around falter potter about hang fire fall behind while away time lie back potter round beat the meat pass the time idle away time fill in time fool about not keep pace sit on one's hands consume time idle away the hours hang loose amuse oneself chill out while away hours muck about knock around not lift a finger be slothful take one's time be unoccupied fiddle about act the fool spin one's wheels play around fart around stand around lag behind hang meander remain haunt frequent daydream veg neglect lie down on job sit dodge lean make yourself at home do nothing in particular chillax twiddle lark be long be tardy be dilatory stooge around mosey be lazy piddle around while away the hours piddle about shamble ramble halt go slowly slough dabble lurk traipse fool away slack off bunk off temporize stonewall take a breather put your feet up take five take a break puddle mosey around temporise totter filibuster piddle evade dream put off doing something stay put use delaying tactics let the grass grow under one's feet hang on play for time play a waiting game hold back be indecisive wait around hum and haw buy time futz around scrimshank hang back wag fall back decrease drop fail diminish shirk one's duties let down take things easy wane trail behind drag behind ebb gold-brick be remiss be negligent slow retard tail inch hobble trudge tool move slowly limp jelly toddle diddle-daddle bring up the rear play truant skive off fall off inch along drop behind be behind drop back slow up shlep along scrounge around dodge the column play hookey lose strength warm a chair play the wag evade one's duty swing the lead sit on one's butt

Verb

To render physically powerless, injured or unable to move
cripple incapacitate disable immobilise immobilize hamstring lame maim debilitate disfigure handicap injure mutilate paralyse paralyze prostrate damage impair torpefy attenuate blunt deface disarm dislimb dismember mangle palsy sap sideline undermine unstrengthen make lame weaken enfeeble enervate mar spoil hurt ruin put out of action harm exhaust tire deform batter distort soften knock out wreck shatter fatigue drain devitalize indispose do in blemish break vitiate knacker wear out wound weary contort etiolate reduce waste destroy total flaw crush overtire frazzle halt poop deactivate disqualify make feeble tire out lay low lay up take it out of hack lacerate hock butcher twist overtax freeze torture stop disenable dilute diminish cut emasculate misshape make weak crab compromise scar arrest bloody endamage mangulate lessen unfit wash out wear down take out bring to a halt fag out cross up hack up water down warp vandalize bring to a standstill impoverish buckle tax maul rend squinch erode trash screw hog-tie malform hospitalize blight amputate whack disempower gnarl uglify numb lower deaden inactivate jam hospitalise smash adulterate kibosh unbrace muzzle pinion sabotage hogtie overextend conk out overdo run ragged overexert draw overfatigue tucker overwork poop out bankrupt burn out peter out deplete knot skew decrease hinder scratch temper calm demolish render inoperative bruise eviscerate thin abate wince benumb tear apart render infirm cut up make inoperative invalidate extenuate vandalise assuage make powerless shoot down render incapable soothe tucker out throw monkey wrench in tear limb from limb confine to bed take the edge off put out of commission hobble unhinge unnerve defile tarnish sully invalid restrict make unfit spike render powerless bend jade subvert bow encumber hamper disfeature bush obliterate bring to a grinding halt disfashion confine to a wheelchair exenterate disembowel tag make unattractive make misshapen distort the shape of clip one's wings put on the sick list eat away wear away rob from make ugly tear bend out of shape dilapidate wear to a frazzle seize outwear bust harass wear kill chop crumple root wear oneself to a frazzle make tired nearly kill wear oneself to a shadow wipe out run into the ground do up suck dry use up dull carve slay cut about hash slit separate mash slice flay slash dampen chop up become unable to move become immobilized grind to a halt seize up become stuck crool scathe expurgate censor bowdlerize clamp wheel-clamp pique aggrieve foul prejudice burn grieve pain wax torment distress sting cool tie action render inactive bowdlerise ravage allay moderate muffle prevent from moving prevent from working disjoint dissect sever mollify sate appease relieve slake damp alleviate cauterize ease contract foul up draw blood shake up do mischief to tone down make feebler cut to pieces mess up hash up mayhem massacre gimp castrate truncate appall transfix bemuse daze close stun anesthetize petrify astound anaesthetize stupefy daunt defuse nonplus appal hebetate desensitise cauterise desensitize obtund put a damper on anatomize joint disarticulate grimace reduce the power of deprive of force sunder limb constrict shrink deflate mitigate devaluate rarefy lighten dissipate offset reduce the powers of pull the teeth of remove the sting from dislocate part stop dead make inert shut down make nerveless bring to grinding halt cut off the limbs of disband deescalate remove the fuse from skin subdue neutralise render defenseless strip make safe subjugate occupy make harmless neutralize unarm fell floor drop level down depress overthrow mow defeat knock down knock over mow down bowl over bowl down make weary make helpless make impotent bring someone to their knees bring low

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