Suffocatingly
Suffocating Suf"fo*ca`ting, a. & n. from {Suffocate}, v. -- {Suf"fo*ca`ting*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • suffocatingly — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷, ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adverb Etymology: suffocating (present participle of suffocate) + ly : in a suffocating manner * * * suffˈocātingly adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑suf …   Useful english dictionary

  • suffocatingly — adverb In a suffocating manner, or to a degree that suffocates The hall was suffocatingly crowded …   Wiktionary

  • suffocatingly — adverb see suffocating …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • suffocatingly — See suffocate. * * * …   Universalium

  • suffocatingly — adv. in a suffocating manner, in a smothering manner, stiflingly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • suffocatingly — suf·fo·cat·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • suffocate — suffocatingly, adv. suffocation, n. suffocative, adj. /suf euh kayt /, v., suffocated, suffocating. v.t. 1. to kill by preventing the access of air to the blood through the lungs or analogous organs, as gills; strangle. 2. to impede the… …   Universalium

  • suffocating — adjective Date: 1604 tending or serving to suffocate or overpower ; overwhelming • suffocatingly adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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