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stifle
used in David Copperfield

3 uses
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exact meaning not specified
  • Always inarticulate and stifled.
    Chapters 55-57 (54% in)
Other Uses (with this meaning)
  • It was a close and stifling little shop; full of all sorts of clothing, made and unmade, including one window full of beaver-hats and bonnets.
    Chapters 7-9 (80% in)
  • When I had recovered my breath, and had got rid of a stifling sensation in my throat, I rose up and went on.
    Chapters 13-15 (1% in)

There are no more uses of "stifle" in David Copperfield.

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