stifle - Dictionary definition and meaning for word stifle
stifle is similar to Stifler(American pie series). imagine abt the guy... he used to supress and ditch around his fellow ppl.
rhymes with rifle(a gun). So if you fire a rifle , you need to EXTINGUISH it too.
suppose you are giving an exam and suddenly you've an urge for eating chocolate trifle, but you can't..so you'll have to suppress it..Suppress+TrIFLE = stifle
Stifler of American pie couldnt 'suppress' his sex urge.. he ws a very horny guy :)
after choking someone to death the person would become stiff.
+Imajeeth One who ruffles must also stifle.
suppress noise of your rifle = stifle