Remember the smothery feather-beds, and the ice-cold pickled beets and pie 15 for breakfast?
Other places do seem so cramped up and smothery, but a raft don't.
"It's your set, smothery pessimism that hurts so, Selma," Paula declared intensely.
She knew at once it was the one who was going to bite; the voice was proper for him, having a nice, smothery sound.
The dry feeling now left him for one that was hot and smothery, seemingly caused by having on too much clothing.
In a moment they were mere fantastic shadows galloping up the hill through the smothery gloom.
And I laughed again till I thought there must be some elf scrambling among the rafters of that smothery ceiling.