10 Letters
6 Consonants
4 Vowels
4 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use asphyxiate as a verb in a sentence.
About Asphyxiate
A 4 syllables verb and 10 letters with the letters a, e, h, i, p, s, t, x, and y, 6 consonants, 4 vowels and 4 syllables with the middle letters yx. Asphyxiate starts with and ends with a vowel with the starting letters a, as, asp, asph, asphy, and the ending characters are e, te, ate, iate, xiate, ..
Be asphyxiated; die from lack of oxygen; "The child suffocated under the pillow"
Pig Latin
Asphyxiate in Pig Latin is said as "asphyxiateay or asphyxiateway".
a | s | p | h | y | x | i | a | t | e
as | sp | ph | hy | yx | xi | ia | at | te
asp | sph | phy | hyx | yxi | xia | iat | ate
asph | sphy | phyx | hyxi | yxia | xiat | iate
Word Gram
Verb Examples
be asphyxiated;
die from lack of oxygen;
"The child suffocated under the pillow"
impair the respiration of or obstruct the air passage of;
"The foul air was slowly suffocating the children"
deprive of oxygen and prevent from breathing;
"Othello smothered Desdemona with a pillow";
"The child suffocated herself with a plastic bag that the parents had left on the floor"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Asphyxiate"

There are 101 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to asphyxiate.

Acceleratora valve that regulates the supply of fuel to the engine
Annihilatekill in large numbers
"the plague wiped out an entire population"
Banga conspicuous success
"that song was his first hit and marked the beginning of his career"
"that new Broadway show is a real smasher"
"the party went with a bang"
Bestrideget on the back of
"mount a horse"
Be Killed
Boba short abrupt inclination (as of the head)
"he gave me a short bob of acknowledgement"
Bobbera small float usually made of cork
attached to a fishing line
Bobfloata small float usually made of cork
attached to a fishing line
Bottle Up
BurkUnited States frontierswoman and legendary figure of the Wild West noted for her marksmanship (1852-1903)

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There are 1 anagrams from asphyxiate.

Anagram Definition
Asphyxiatebe asphyxiated
die from lack of oxygen
"The child suffocated under the pillow"

View English words with the unique letters used in asphyxiate. Words With The Letters Aehipstxy


Asphyxiate derives from 3 words.

Word Definition
Asphyxiaa condition in which insufficient or no oxygen and carbon dioxide are exchanged on a ventilatory basis
caused by choking or drowning or electric shock or poison gas
Asphyxiationkilling by depriving of oxygen
Suffocationkilling by depriving of oxygen


Asphyxiate has 6 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Deceasethe event of dying or departure from life
"her death came as a terrible shock"
"upon your decease the capital will pass to your grandchildren"
Diesmall cubes with 1 to 6 spots on the faces
used to generate random numbers
Exitthe act of going out
Expireexpel air
"Exhale when you lift the weight"
Goa board game for two players who place counters on a grid
the object is to surround and so capture the opponent''s counters
Perishpass from physical life and lose all all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life
"She died from cancer"
"They children perished in the fire"
"The patient went peacefully"


There are 1 hyponyms for asphyxiate

Word Definition
Stranglestruggle for breath;
have insufficient oxygen intake;
"he swallowed a fishbone and gagged"


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