Synonyms and Antonyms for choke

1. choke (v.)

breathe with great difficulty, as when experiencing a strong emotion

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2. choke (v.)

be too tight; rub or press

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3. choke (v.)

wring the neck of

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4. choke (v.)

struggle for breath; have insufficient oxygen intake

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5. choke (v.)

constrict (someone's) throat and keep from breathing

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6. choke (n.)

a coil of low resistance and high inductance used in electrical circuits to pass direct current and attenuate alternating current

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7. choke (v.)

fail to perform adequately due to tension or agitation

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8. choke (v.)

reduce the air supply

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9. choke (n.)

a valve that controls the flow of air into the carburetor of a gasoline engine

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10. choke (v.)

impair the respiration of or obstruct the air passage of

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