Portuguese translation of 'stifling'
(heat) sufocante, abafado
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Example Sentences Including 'stifling'
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The sleepy doorman let them out with barely a glance, too busy stifling a yawn.WHOLE SECRET LOVE (2001)
The iciness of the first winter, followed by the stifling heat of summer.THE GOLDEN LION (2001)
They were sick of religiosity in all its forms, just as they were sick of the Order's omnipresent and stifling holism.THE BROKEN GOD (2001)
Rafael was standing at the window, obediently stifling his tears.SACRAMENT (2001)
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'stifling' in Other Languages
British English: stifling /ˈstaɪflɪŋ/ ADJECTIVE
Stifling heat is so hot that it makes you feel uncomfortable.
The stifling heat of the little room made me feel sick.
- American English: stifling
- Arabic: خَانِق
- Brazilian Portuguese: sufocante
- Chinese: 沉闷的
- Croatian: zagušljiv
- Czech: dusný
- Danish: kvælende
- Dutch: verstikkend
- European Spanish: sofocante asfixiante
- Finnish: tukahduttava
- French: suffocant
- German: stickig
- Greek: αποπνικτικός
- Italian: soffocante
- Japanese: むっとする 息詰まる
- Korean: 숨막히는 듯한
- Norwegian: kvelende
- Polish: duszący
- European Portuguese: sufocante
- Romanian: înăbușitor
- Russian: душный
- Spanish: sofocante
- Swedish: kvävande
- Thai: ร้อนและอบ
- Turkish: boğucu
- Ukrainian: задушливий
- Vietnamese: ngột ngạt
Translation of stifling from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary