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Present participle for to physically choke or strangle someone
“Avoid thinking aloud, lest others are tempted to throttle you for your unpopular opinions.”
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Present participle for to attempt to subdue or put an end to (something)
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“Either way, we throttle our ability to compete more effectively or to do the mountain of things that need doing.”
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Present participle for to silence or prevent from speaking
“The fear began to throttle his speech as if some dreadful instance had refused to divest his adolescent mind.”
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Present participle for to increase in speed or power, especially of a motor or engine
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Present participle for to impede the work or ability of, especially intending to cause failure
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Present participle for to obstruct, cover, or otherwise block (an opening, a portion of an image, etc.
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Present participle for to hug, hold or embrace tightly
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Death due to lack of oxygen
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