Predicate: stifle

Roleset id: stifle.01 , stifle, suppress, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

stifle.01: STIFLE-V NOTES: Based on WSJ. Member of Vncls subjugate-42.3, suffocate-40.7. Updated by Julia, 11/2010. (from stifle.01-v) STIFLING-J NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from stifling.01-j)


stifling (j.)
stifle (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: stifler, suppressor (vnrole: 42.3-Agent, 40.7-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing stifled (vnrole: 42.3-Patient, 40.7-Theme)

Example: just transitive

        person: third,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        But according to David Jones, Humana's chief executive, it promotes technology monopolies, stifles innovation and raises prices.

        Arg0: it
        Rel: stifles
        Arg1: innovation