Synonyms and Antonyms : Choke



Choke



( Verb )


Her voice was
choked with sobs.

Synonyms:

Strangle

Suffocate

Smother

Stifle

Throttle

Contextual Examples:



The government’s monetary policy is slowly
strangling the economy.

The room was so
suffocating that I could not stay there for even a minute.

The Caravan was
smothered in dust while passing through Rajasthan.

We were
stifling in that hot room with all the windows closed.

The guards
throttle the burglar with his bare hands.



Antonyms:

Oxygenate

Freshen

Ventilate

Air

Contextual Examples:



The patient was first
oxygenated and then put on glucose.

A good clean will really
freshen up the house.

This house is O.K. except for its
ventilation.

We need
fresh air to keep healthy.




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