She stifled a laugh, and he gave her a sidelong glance.
He bit, and she stifled a cry.
It was the one her friend had called Betsy and when she saw the child on the floor, stifled a scream.
Jessi stifled a laugh.
"Steak and Potatoes," she announced to the cook, ignoring the stifled snickers of the other two waitresses.
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.
She started to follow and tripped, then stifled a cry.
In the intensity of their struggle with the Reformation they subjected education to a censorship which, in order to exclude all risk of heresy, stifled thought and reduced knowledge to the repetition of safe formulas.
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.
In the Avesta all these recur ad nauseam, so much so that the primitive spirit of the religion is stifled beneath them, as the doctrine of the ancient prophets was stifled in Judaism and the Talmud.
The bustle and terror of the Rostovs' last days in Moscow stifled the gloomy thoughts that oppressed Sonya.
A similar situation in England had given birth to political liberty; but in France the great crisis of the early I5th century stifled it.
To make his will predominant, he stifled or did violence to that of others, through his bishops, his gendarmes, his university, his press, his catechism.
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.
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.
It seemed then as if every pore of life were choked, and Christendom must be stifled and smothered in the fatal embrace."
Human curiosity, no longer concerned withphilosophy and science, seemed as though stifled, religious polemics alone continuing to hold public attention.
Princess Mary read the paper, and her face began to quiver with stifled sobs.