Definition of "Smother" :
noun: a stifling cloud of smoke
noun: a confused multitude of things
verb: suppress in order to conceal or hide
"Smother a yawn."
verb: envelop completely
"Smother the meat in gravy."
verb: deprive of the oxygen necessary for combustion
verb: deprive of oxygen and prevent from breathing
"Othello smothered Desdemona with a pillow."
verb: form an impenetrable cover over
"The butter cream smothered the cake."