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Synonyms for bottleneckˈbɒt lˌnɛk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. constriction, bottleneck, chokepoint(noun)

    a narrowing that reduces the flow through a channel

    Synonyms:
    constriction, bottleneck, chokepoint, tightness, coarctation

  2. bottleneck(verb)

    the narrow part of a bottle near the top

    Synonyms:
    constriction, chokepoint

  3. bottleneck(verb)

    slow down or impede by creating an obstruction

  4. bottleneck(verb)

    become narrow, like a bottleneck

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

strangulation, bottlenecks, bottle, stranglehold, obstacle, suffocation, bottling


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  • тар урын, шешә ауыҙыBashkir
  • flaskehalsDanish
  • Flaschenhals, Engpass, EngstelleGerman
  • συμφόρησηςGreek
  • cuello de botella, gollete, cuello, boquerón, garganta, embotellamientoSpanish
  • pullonkaula, ruuhkautua, ruuhkauttaaFinnish
  • tête de bouteille, goulot, goulet d’étranglement, goulot de bouteilleFrench
  • scrogall buidéil, caolas tráchta, scrogall, bac, scrogall tráchtaIrish
  • ボトルネック, 瓶の首, ネック, 隘路Japanese
  • cerutan, kejejalanMalay
  • flaskehalsNorwegian
  • flessenhalsDutch
  • flaskehalsNorwegian Nynorsk
  • gargaloPortuguese
  • [[горлышко]] [[бутылка, горлышко, пробка, дефиле, затор, [[узкий, сужение, [[узкий ]] [[проход]]Russian
  • грлић, usko grlo, suženje, grlić, уско грло, сужењеSerbo-Croatian
  • flaskhalsSwedish

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