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Definitions and Synonyms of suffocative | Another word for suffocative | What is suffocative?

Definition 1: causing difficulty in breathing especially through lack of fresh air and presence of heat - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where suffocative or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the choking June dust
  • the smothering soft voices
  • smothering heat
  • the room was suffocating--hot and airless

Synonyms for suffocative in the sense of this definition

(suffocative is similar to ...) not breathing or able to breathe except with difficulty

"breathless at thought of what I had done" "breathless from running" "followed the match with breathless interest"

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