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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)

    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"

    choking, throttling, strangulation, strangling

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List of paraphrases:

asphyxia, suffocating, asphyxiation, suffocation, strangling, stifling

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