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suffocate
English: suffocate
Chinese: ['sʌfәkeit]
vt. 使窒息, 噎住, 闷熄
vi. 闷死, 窒息, 受阻
【医】 使窒息
Examples:
1. A "free city" which was not genuinely free would suffocate freedom.
一个并不真正自由的“自由城”将使自由受到窒息。
2. But they do suffocate from a lack of air.
但它们确实也会因为缺少空气而窒息。
3. By the time the first stick of incense had burnt down, the sofa began to feel prickly and the air seemed so close that she thought she would suffocate.
一支藏香烧完了,她直感到沙发上有刺,直感得房里的空气窒息也似的难当;
4. If unable to reach the surface, or if in a panic, the animal may dive deeper, where it will be unable to breathe and suffocate.
如果不“能到达水面,或者如果因恐慌而潜得更深,这样它将不能呼吸而窒息。
5. Improperly applied, it can suffocate the Bill of Right, turn our democracy into totalitarian state.
运用不当,它就会扼杀权利法案,把我们的民主政体变成极权主义国家。
6. In December 2001, a man on the death row, Alon Patterson, claimed that his confession was forced due to torture by Chicago police, who used a plastic typewriter cover to suffocate him.
2001年12月,一名叫阿龙·帕特森的死刑犯声称自己的供词系屈打成招,当年负责办案的芝加哥警察在审讯时殴打他,并用塑料打字机罩使他窒息。
7. She felt often she must suffocate.
她不时感到自己非窒息致死不可。
8. The heat of your bodies alone's enough to suffocate the old man...
单是这股子人气也要把老太爷熏坏了
9. The stale air made us suffocate.
浑浊的空气使我们感到窒息。
10. To undergo asphyxia;suffocate.
窒息经历窒息;被闷死