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Verb
To prevent passage through by filling with something
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“Go often to the house of a friend, for weeds choke the unused path.”
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To experience complete or partial blockage of the windpipe
“But, just hours after she left, Wainwright called emergency services in a panic, saying Joshua had choked on his own vomit and had stopped breathing.”
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To be or cause to be killed by lack of breathable air
“The tilapia's numerous small bones can choke its predators, even the egret, which can swallow all other fish.”
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To affect with a sense of strangulation by passion or strong feeling
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To cause (a person or animal) to choke
“They choked him with his tie.”
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Make narrower, especially by encircling pressure
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Supply or fill to excess
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To breathe hard, quickly, or with difficulty
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To stop talking, to shut up
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To go beyond the limit of
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Make husky, squawking noise
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To extinguish (a candle or flame)
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Choke or retch
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To play badly
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To swallow in liquid form
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To overwhelm with emotion
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Manage to force into or through a narrow or restricted space
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To draw out by force or with effort
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To spread throughout
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Inundate or submerge
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Obligate to do something
Noun
Complete power or control over a person or situation
Noun
Reactance coil
Noun
A convulsive catching of breath
Noun
A large mouthful of liquid hastily drunk
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