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Hamper or hinder the development or activity of
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“Business is telling us that an assembly would strangle growth.”
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To kill someone by squeezing the throat so as to cut off the oxygen supply
“When I get my hands on her, I'm going to strangle her until her neck is two inches thick!”
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To be or cause to be killed by lack of breathable air
“The gull got tangled in a piece of fishing line on the beach and was strangled.”
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(British, informal, slang) To murder, or to commit suicide
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Make narrower, especially by encircling pressure
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To draw out by force or with effort
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To draw tight
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To force (something) into or through a restricted space
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