Synonyms for Stifles:
curbs, dampens, daunts, de-motivates, depresses, deters, discourages, disheartens, disinclines, dissuades, frustrates, hampers, hinders, impedes, paralyzes, throttles.
Other synonyms and related words:
allays, articulations, asphyxiates, asphyxiation, breaks, checks, chokes, chokings, conceals, conquers, contains, crushes, cushions, cuts, damps, deadens, deterrents, douses, drowns, dulls, extinguishes, fights, gags, genus, grinds, hangs, hides, holds, hushes, inhibits, keeps, kills, knees, moderates, moistens, muffles, mutes, oppresses, overlies, overpowers, overrides, overthrows, overwhelms, prevents, puts, quashes, quells, quenches, refrains, represses, reserves, restrains, sets, silences, smothered, smothers, softens, squashes, squelches, stops, strangles, strangulation, suffocate, suffocates, suffocation, suppresses, surrounds, takes, treads, washes, weakens, withholds.
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Quotes for Stifles:
On this narrow planet, we have only the choice between two unknown worlds. One of them tempts us- ah! what a dream, to live in that! - the other stifles us at the first breath.
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette.
The death tax destroys family businesses and stifles investment that leads to increases in jobs and personal income. As a result, 70 percent of family -owned businesses are not passed on to the next generation and 87 percent do not make it to the third generation.
Punishing honest mistakes stifles creativity. I want people moving and shaking the earth and they're going to make mistakes.