She stifled a laugh, and he gave her a sidelong glance.
The bustle and terror of the Rostovs' last days in Moscow stifled the gloomy thoughts that oppressed Sonya.
He bit, and she stifled a cry.
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.
Jessi stifled a laugh.
She started to follow and tripped, then stifled a cry.
It was the one her friend had called Betsy and when she saw the child on the floor, stifled a scream.
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.
"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.
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."
He could still hear her stifled sobs as he cautiously moved down the slope, wedging his foot against rocks and small vegetation for purchase.
A similar situation in England had given birth to political liberty; but in France the great crisis of the early I5th century stifled it.
Fat man in black stifled a laugh while the acting sheriff glowered.
Human curiosity, no longer concerned withphilosophy and science, seemed as though stifled, religious polemics alone continuing to hold public attention.
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.
The doubts thus awakened must not be stifled, but pressed systematically on to the point, if such a point there be, where doubt confutes itself.
Princess Mary read the paper, and her face began to quiver with stifled sobs.
Nevertheless the spirit of resistance in these stubborn mountaineers was not finally broken until 1864, when the Russians eventually stifled all opposition in the difficult valleys and glens of the western Caucasus.
On his way through the streets Pierre felt stifled by the smoke which seemed to hang over the whole city.
Did he feel stifled in this relationship?
Touching a hand to her mouth, she stifled a feigned yawn of boredom.
She stifled a sneeze with an index finger under her nose and gave Mr. O'Hara a disgusted look.