Definisi 'choke'
English to English
noun
1 a coil of low resistance and high inductance used in electrical circuits to pass direct current and attenuate alternating current
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2 a valve that controls the flow of air into the carburetor of a gasoline engine
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3 A stoppage or irritation of the windpipe, producing the feeling of strangulation.
source: webster1913
verb
4 breathe with great difficulty, as when experiencing a strong emotion
Example:
• She choked with emotion when she spoke about her deceased husband
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5 be too tight; rub or press
Example:
• This neckband is choking the cat
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6 wring the neck of
Example:
• The man choked his opponent
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7 constrict (someone's) throat and keep from breathing
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8 struggle for breath; have insufficient oxygen intake
Example:
• he swallowed a fishbone and gagged
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9 fail to perform adequately due to tension or agitation
Example:
• The team should have won hands down but choked, disappointing the coach and the audience
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10 check or slow down the action or effect of
Example:
• She choked her anger
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11 become or cause to become obstructed
Example:
• The leaves clog our drains in the Fall
• The water pipe is backed up
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12 impair the respiration of or obstruct the air passage of
Example:
• The foul air was slowly suffocating the children
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13 become stultified, suppressed, or stifled
Example:
• He is suffocating--living at home with his aged parents in the small village
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14 suppress the development, creativity, or imagination of
Example:
• His job suffocated him
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15 pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life
Example:
• She died from cancer
• The children perished in the fire
• The patient went peacefully
• The old guy kicked the bucket at the age of 102
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16 reduce the air supply
Example:
• choke a carburetor
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17 cause to retch or choke
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18 To render unable to breathe by filling, pressing upon, or squeezing the windpipe; to stifle; to suffocate; to strangle.
source: webster1913
19 To have the windpipe stopped; to have a spasm of the throat, caused by stoppage or irritation of the windpipe; to be strangled.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
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