English translation of 'दम घोंटना'
दम घोंटना /dama ghontana/
1. stifle transitive verb
To stifle something means to stop it happening or continuing.
Ed stifled a yawn and looked at his watch.
This system also stifled small businesses.
2. suffocate transitive or intransitive verb
If someone suffocates, or is suffocated, they die because there is no air for them to breathe.
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Translation of दम घोंटना from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary