"Steak and Potatoes," she announced to the cook, ignoring the stifled snickers of the other two waitresses.
It was the one her friend had called Betsy and when she saw the child on the floor, stifled a scream.
She started to follow and tripped, then stifled a cry.
He could still hear her stifled sobs as he cautiously moved down the slope, wedging his foot against rocks and small vegetation for purchase.
Fat man in black stifled a laugh while the acting sheriff glowered.
He bit, and she stifled a cry.
She stifled a laugh, and he gave her a sidelong glance.
It's nice to have the place nearly to ourselves, even if it is only for a few days, Dean said, as he stifled a yawn.
Did he feel stifled in this relationship?
She stifled a sneeze with an index finger under her nose and gave Mr. O'Hara a disgusted look.
Touching a hand to her mouth, she stifled a feigned yawn of boredom.
Jessi stifled a laugh.
(Mystery, paragraph 12, p. 402.) When we add to these and other proofs the strange lists of memoranda in the middle of the pages of the letter, and the breach in internal chronology which was apparently caused by Mary's writing, on her second day, on the clean verso of a page on the other side of which she had written some lines during her first night in Glasgow; when we add the dramatic changes of her mood, and the heart-breaking evidence of a remorse not stifled by lawless love, we seem compelled to believe that she wrote the whole of Letter II.; that none of it is forged.
The fire was then kindled, and his voice as it audibly prayed in the words of the "Kyrie Eleison" was soon stifled in the smoke.
It seemed then as if every pore of life were choked, and Christendom must be stifled and smothered in the fatal embrace."
Meanwhile that liberal culture which had been created for Europe by the Italians before the contest of the Reformation began continued to spread, although it was stifled in Italy and Spain, retarded in France and the Low Countries, well-nigh extirpated by wars in Germany, and diverted from its course in England by the counter-movement of Puritanism.
Princess Mary read the paper, and her face began to quiver with stifled sobs.
They knew their Natasha, and alarm as to what would happen if she heard this news stifled all sympathy for the man they both liked.
The bustle and terror of the Rostovs' last days in Moscow stifled the gloomy thoughts that oppressed Sonya.
On his way through the streets Pierre felt stifled by the smoke which seemed to hang over the whole city.