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The definition of 'asphyxiating' & the word 'asphyxiating' in example sentences or phrases

Verb
1
deprive of oxygen and prevent from breathing
  1. Othello smothered Desdemona with a pillow
  2. The child suffocated herself with a plastic bag that the parents had left on the floor
2
impair the respiration of or obstruct the air passage of
  1. The foul air was slowly suffocating the children
3
be asphyxiated; die from lack of oxygen
  1. The child suffocated under the pillow
Adjective satellite
1
tending to deprive of oxygen
  1. asphyxiating gasses
Adjective
1
tending to deprive of oxygen

Synonyms of the word 'asphyxiating' & Antonyms of the word 'asphyxiating'.

Verb
Synonymssmother, asphyxiate, suffocate, suffocate, stifle, asphyxiate, choke, suffocate, stifle, asphyxiate,
Adjective satellite
Adjective