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Definitions and Synonyms of choke off | Another word for choke off | What is choke off?

Definition 1: suppress - [verb of change]

Samples where choke off or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He choked down his rage

Synonyms for choke off in the sense of this definition

(choke off is a kind of ...) bring under control by force or authority

"suppress a nascent uprising" "stamp down on littering" "conquer one's desires"

Definition 2: become or cause to become obstructed - [verb of contact]

Samples where choke off or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The leaves clog our drains in the Fall
  • The water pipe is backed up

Synonyms for choke off in the sense of this definition

(choke off is a kind of ...) block passage through

"obstruct the path"

(... is a kind of choke off ) stick together as if with gum

"the inside of the pipe has gummed up"

(... is a kind of choke off ) become obstructed or chocked up

"The drains clogged up"

(... is a kind of choke off ) obstruct

"My nose is all stuffed" "Her arteries are blocked"

(... is a kind of choke off ) become chocked with silt

"The river silted up"

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