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Can a cleric with Create Water conjure water inside a corporeal creature's lung (or appropriate respiratory system) to suffocate him? If not, can he drown the creature by conjuring water around him?

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@Samuraisoulification Stack Exchange isn't a good fit for open discussion questions; you're basically asking for any creative use of the spell that we can think of. That means every answer is equally correct and it invites debate and discussion (like the "but what about?" comment you gave to the answer below), which isn't what Stack Exchange is for. You would have more success with this question in a standard RPG forum. Please take a look at the tour and the help; they're a useful introduction to the site. –  BESW Jan 15 at 7:17
@Samuraisoulification I edited the question to be objective, assuming you have intended that way. Please check the revision, and feel free to accept or decline it based on whether the edit fits your purpose. By the way, you don't have to worry about purifying the water, since SRD specifically says The water created by this spell is just like clean rain water, and it doesn’t go bad as the food does. –  Arle Camille Jan 19 at 13:40

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The specific description of the Create Water spell on page 215 of the Player's Handbook says:

Water can be created in an area as small as will actually contain the liquid, or in an area three times as large


Note: Conjuration spells can't create substances or objects within a creature.

Thus you couldn't create the water directly inside the creature, both because it is a creature, and because it's mouth would (most probably) be too small to contain the entire volume created.

This does not stop you from conjuring the water in an appropriately inanimate container and then forcing it into the creature.

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