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stifle
used in The God of Small Things

2 uses
  • Until the day he died, even in the stifling Ayemenem heat, every single day Pappachi wore a well-pressed three-piece suit and his gold pocket watch.
    Chapter 2 (30% in)
  • But she had tears in her eyes, and had to stifle a fresh batch of giggles, which made the hungry man whose order she was taking look up from his menu, his thin lips pursed in silent disapproval.
    Chapter 13 (20% in)

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