Smothered in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Smothered

simple past tense and past participle of smother

Short Example Sentence for Smothered

  • 1. Some women gave smothered cries. 🔊
  • 2. Lawrence smothered his wrath and said nothing more. 🔊
  • 3. So for a minute their smothered sobs only filled the room. 🔊
  • 4. I, in a half smothered voice. 🔊
  • 5. A smothered sob, was the only response she met with. 🔊
  • 6. Dropping her lantern, with a smothered scream she fled. 🔊
  • 7. A dead silence ensued, interrupted only by smothered sobs. 🔊
  • 8. Starling, with a smothered oath, had sprung to his feet. 🔊
  • 9. Nicholas and Psyekoff held him, but who smothered him? 🔊
  • 10. But after we went to the farm I was smothered in ease. 🔊
  • 11. I'm smothered in dirt and dust. 🔊
  • 12. It is better to be killed in the open air than to be smothered in the earth. 🔊
  • 13. Ariston's heart seemed smothered in his breast. 🔊
  • 14. Peter smothered his rising feelings under an air of important haste. 🔊
  • 15. Drew's hand reached up and smothered the words on her lips. 🔊
  • 16. But the words were half smothered by sobs, for she was crying already. 🔊
  • 17. Here, rascals, do you not see he is smothered in that helmet? 🔊
  • 18. The next moment Haviland burst into a fit of smothered laughter. 🔊
  • 19. Why, we'd be smothered in a jiffy, even if we didn't get burned to a crisp! 🔊
  • 20. There!" he said in a smothered cry, and after that he was silent. 🔊
  • 21. Madame von Marwitz's face had its curious look of smothered heat. 🔊
  • 22. The Political Economist's heart was pounding like a gong smothered in velvet. 🔊

How to use Smothered in Sentence?

  • 1. With a smothered moan she flung herself onto the bunk and buried her face in the blankets. 🔊
  • 2. The woman was beautifully dressed in white linen and a hat smothered with red and yellow poppies. 🔊
  • 3. Stillson heard a smothered spat and a short sound, and turned his head quickly. 🔊
  • 4. We were cheered as we rode along, and women and children smothered us with flowers. 🔊
  • 5. He must certainly be dashed to death upon the rocks or smothered beneath the onrushing foam. 🔊
  • 6. Following them came a cry, a smothered oath, and the sound of running footsteps. 🔊
  • 7. What could be seen of the young man's face was full of smothered wrath and disappointment. 🔊
  • 8. The whispering was now audible close beneath the windows, and now and then it seemed to her as if the smothered clash of arms was mingling with it. 🔊
  • 9. When he saw what we were doing he gave us such a look of solemn disgust that we nearly smothered with laughter, which we tried to suppress. 🔊
  • 10. And the weight of the cow tied to her wrist pulled the woman up the chimney, and she stuck fast halfway and was smothered in the soot. 🔊
  • 11. Clasping him to her breast, she smothered him with kisses, then put him away in his corner, covering him over for the night. 🔊
  • 12. But this pervading something frightened her terribly, smothered her, pressing on her from all sides, depriving her of air. 🔊
  • 13. My luggage was almost smothered by the time we got there, however, despite the air-holes we had bored in the trunk. 🔊
  • 14. The stout fellow gave vent to a smothered exclamation, and the face of the young man flushed, but not one of them spoke. 🔊
  • 15. Tears of vexation dropped upon my breast and the groan I smothered in a sigh nearly wracked my soul. 🔊
  • 16. With sudden restlessness he rose, and walked over to the window; but the smell of dust and dry, dead vegetation smothered him. 🔊
  • 17. Then she let out a sound, a smothered ejaculation that you couldn't spell with letters; but you didn't need to, it said more than printed pages. 🔊
  • 18. The journey back was safely made and Leon, in spite of his bandaged head and wounded arm, was nearly smothered with kisses. 🔊