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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - In a state of oxygen deficiency.

Usage examples (36)
  • Welles's transmission breaks off as a reporter drops his microphone and collapses, asphyxiated by lethal fumes.
  • They grew nearer, fully awakening me, and stopped, stifled in asphyxiated gags.
  • Put her out with chloroform, then asphyxiated her.
  • PADILLA: She taped her mouth shut and asphyxiated her. for more
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