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stifle
used in Of Human Bondage

4 uses
  • He thought she stifled a sob.
    33-34 — Chapters 33-34 (81% in)
  • Having settled the whole matter to his satisfaction he sought to put it out of his mind, but that was more easily said than done; and he could not prevent the regrets nor stifle the misgivings which sometimes tormented him.
    27-28 — Chapters 27-28 (95% in)
  • The room was stifling.
    29-30 — Chapters 29-30 (80% in)
  • Still another, and he interested Philip because his uncouth manner and interjectional speech did not suggest that he was capable of any deep emotion, had felt himself stifle among the houses of London.
    79-80 — Chapters 79-80 (68% in)

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