verb (used with object), stul·ti·fied, stul·ti·fy·ing.
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It began, for them all, with the urge to seek some form of liberty and escape the stultifying conventions of Regency England.The Man Who Invented Vampires and the Creepiest Literary Gathering Ever|Emma Garman|November 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The ubiquity of burgers (sliders and/or full-sizers) has been overwhelming, and stultifying.
Once he forgot recounting the past, out went the stultifying “obligations.”
"Twenty-six miserable boys are already having a detestable and stultifying education in this wretched class," lamented Mr. Neech.Sinister Street, vol. 1|Compton Mackenzie
How was he to let her down from the dizzy height of her illusion without hurting her cruelly or stultifying himself?The Open Question|Elizabeth Robins
This had great importance in racial survival, but had very stultifying effects on individual personality.Deathworld|Harry Harrison
So, though engaged in stultifying occupation through most of her hours, she was able to find food for mental growth.Within the Law|Marvin Dana
All over the world socialists are breaking away from the stultifying influence of the outworn determinism.A Preface to Politics|Walter Lippmann