The definition of 'suffocateing' & the word 'suffocateing' 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
become stultified, suppressed, or stifled
  1. He is suffocating--living at home with his aged parents in the small village
4
suppress the development, creativity, or imagination of
  1. His job suffocated him
5
be asphyxiated; die from lack of oxygen
  1. The child suffocated under the pillow
6
feel uncomfortable for lack of fresh air
  1. The room was hot and stuffy and we were suffocating
7
struggle for breath; have insufficient oxygen intake
  1. he swallowed a fishbone and gagged

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

Verb
Synonymsasphyxiate, smother, suffocate, asphyxiate, suffocate, stifle, choke, suffocate, choke, suffocate, choke, asphyxiate, suffocate, stifle, suffocate, gag, strangle, suffocate, choke,