Synonyms to pour water on

asphyxiate, OD, be killed, bottle up, burke, censor, choke, choke off, clamp down on, cork, cork up, crack down on, crush, damp down, drown, extinguish, famish, gag, garrote, hold down, jump on, keep down, keep under, kill, muzzle, put down, quash, quell, quench, repress, shut down on, silence, sit down on, sit on, smash, smother, squash, squelch, stanch, starve, stifle, stop the breath, strangle, stultify, subdue, suffocate, suppress, throttle, abbreviate, abridge, annotator, belittler, black out, bleach, blip, blot out, blue-pencil, bowdlerize, cancel, captious critic, carper, caviler, censurer, clean up, cognoscente, commentator, commenter, common scold, connoisseur, conscience, conscientiousness, critic, criticaster, criticizer, critickin, criticule, cross out, cut, cut out, delete, edit, edit out, editor, erase, ethical self, excise, expunge, expurgate, faultfinder, frondeur, grace, hugger-mugger, hush, hush up, hush-hush, inner arbiter, inward monitor,