An Foclóir Nua Béarla-Gaeilge
Bosca cuardaigh an Fhoclóra Nua Béarla-Gaeilge a leabú ar do shuíomh idirlín féin
Focail chosúla: stifled · stile · skiffle · sniffle · stiffen · stiffly · rifle · stiff · stiffs · still
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stifle

1. verb restrict (activity)2. verb suppress, conceal (reaction)3. verb restrict (person)4. verb prevent breathing5. verb put out (fire)6. noun ZOOL animal joint 1 verb restrict (activity) TRANSITIVEsrian a chur arcúl a choinneáil arplúch verb  c m uthe guidelines shouldn't stifle creativity ná cuireadh na treoirlínte srian leis an gcruthaitheachtit stifles competition plúchann sé an iomaíocht 2 verb suppress, conceal (reaction) TRANSITIVEbrúigh fútcúl a choinneáil arshe had to stifle a laugh bhí uirthi an gáire a bhrú fúithi, bhí uirthi gáire a choinneáil istighto stifle a yawn méanfach a bhrú fút
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 verb restrict (person) TRANSITIVEplúch verb  c m ubac a chur ardon't stifle your kids ná bígí ag plúchadh bhur bpáistí 4 verb prevent breathing TRANSITIVEplúch verb  c m umúch verbthe smoke was stifling him bhí an toit á phlúchadh 5 verb literary put out (fire) TRANSITIVEmúch verb  c m ucuir as PhrV  c m u 6 (also stifle joint) noun ZOOL animal jointbun ceathrún