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Synonyms for chokingˈtʃoʊ kɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. choking(noun)

    a condition caused by blocking the airways to the lungs (as with food or swelling of the larynx)

    Synonyms:
    throttling, strangulation, strangling

  2. choking, strangling, strangulation, throttling(noun)

    the act of suffocating (someone) by constricting the windpipe

    "no evidence that the choking was done by the accused"

    Synonyms:
    choking, throttling, strangulation, strangling

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

asphyxia, suffocating, asphyxiation, suffocation, strangling, stifling


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