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Noun
The crime of killing by strangling
Noun
The carrying out or undergoing of a sentence of death
Verb
Present participle for 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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Present participle for 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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Present participle for to die or cause to die from a lack of air, or an inability to breathe
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(British, informal, slang) Present participle for to murder, or to commit suicide
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Present participle for make narrower, especially by encircling pressure
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Present participle for to draw or make tight or taut
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Present participle for to obtain through extortion or force
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Present participle for to force (something) into or through a restricted space
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Present participle for to violently subdue (opposition or a rebellion)
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