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choke /tʃouk/
  • danh từ
    • lõi rau atisô
    • sự làm nghẹt, sự làm kẹt, sự tắc lại
    • sự làm ngột, sự làm tắt (tức) thở
    • chỗ thắt lại, chỗ co lại, chỗ bóp lại
    • (điện học) cuộn cảm kháng ((cũng) choker)
      • high-frequency choke: cuộn cảm kháng cao tần
    • (kỹ thuật) van điều tiết không khí; bướm gió
    • ngoại động từ
      • làm nghẹt, làm tắc (tức) thở
        • to choke to death: làm cho nghẹt thở; bóp cổ chết
      • làm chết ngạt
        • to choke a plant: làm cho cây bị chết ngạt
      • (+ up) bít lại, bịt lại
        • to choke [up] pipe: bịt ống lại
      • nén, nuốt (giận, nước mắt)
      • nội động từ
        • nghẹt thở, ngạt thở, tắc (tức) thở
          • to choke with laughter: tức thở vì cười, cười ngất
        • uất, uất lên
          • to choke with anger: tức uất lên
        • tắc, nghẹt (ống dẫn...)
        • to choke back
          • cầm, nuốt (nước mắt)
        • to choke back one's tears: cầm nước mắt
        • to choke down
          • nuốt, nén
        • to choke down one's anger: nuốt giận
        • to choke in
          • (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ) lặng thinh, nín lặng
        • to choke off
          • bóp cổ
        • can gián, khuyên can
        • đuổi đi
          • to choke someone off: đuổi ai đi
        • to choke up
          • bịt, bít chặt
        • làm nghẹt (tiếng)
        • (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ) lặng thinh, nín lặng
      Concise Dictionary
      +a coil of low resistance and high inductance used in electrical circuits to pass direct current and attenuate alternating current
      +a valve that controls the flow of air into the carburetor of a gasoline engine
      +breathe with great difficulty, as when experiencing a strong emotion
      +be too tight; rub or press
      +wring the neck of
      +constrict (someone's) throat and keep from breathing
      +struggle for breath; have insufficient oxygen intake
      +fail to perform adequately due to tension or agitation
      +check or slow down the action or effect of
      +become or cause to become obstructed
      +impair the respiration of or obstruct the air passage of
      +become stultified, suppressed, or stifled
      +suppress the development, creativity, or imagination of
      +pass from physical life and lose all bodily attributes and functions necessary to sustain life
      +reduce the air supply
      +cause to retch or choke

      Thesaurus Dictionary
      1 suffocate, asphyxiate, smother, stifle, strangle, throttle, garrotte or garrote or garotte, burke:
      He choked his elderly victims, then stole their money.
      2 stop, fill (up), block (up), obstruct, congest, clog, dam (up), constrict:
      The channel is completely choked with weeds.
      3 Also, choke off. smother, suppress, stifle, prohibit, frustrate, deny, obviate, cut off, stop, put a stop to; dissuade, discourage:
      His policies choked off any chance for innovation.
      4 choke back or down. suppress, repress, stifle, restrain:
      He choked back the tears when he saw the gravestone.
      Advanced English Dictionary
      verb, noun
      + verb
      1 ~ (on sth) to be unable to breathe because the passage to your lungs is blocked or you cannot get enough air; to make sb unable to breathe: [V] He was choking on a piece of toast. + She almost choked to death in the thick fumes. + [VN] Very small toys can choke a baby.
      2 [VN] to make sb stop breathing by squeezing their throat
      Synonym: STRANGLE
      He may have been choked or poisoned.
      3 ~ (with sth) to be unable to speak normally especially because of strong emotion; to make sb feel too emotional to speak normally: [V] His voice was choking with rage. + [VN] Despair choked her words. + 'I can't bear it,' he said in a choked voice.
      See also - CHOKED
      4 [VN] ~ sth (up) (with sth) to block or fill a passage, space, etc. so that movement is difficult: The pond was choked with rotten leaves. + The roads are choked up with traffic.
      5 [V] (AmE, informal) to fail at sth, for example because you are nervous
      Phrasal Verbs: choke sth<->back to try hard to prevent your feelings from showing: to choke back tears / anger / sobs
      choke sth<->down to swallow sth with difficulty
      choke sth<->off
      1 to prevent or limit sth: High prices have choked off demand.
      2 to interrupt sth; to stop sth: Her screams were suddenly choked off.
      choke out
      choke out sth to say sth with great difficulty because you feel a strong emotion: He choked out a reply. + [+ speech] 'I hate you!' she choked out.
      choke up (AmE) to find it difficult to speak, because of the strong emotion that you are feeling: She choked up when she began to talk about her mother.
      + noun
      1 a device that controls the amount of air flowing into the engine of a vehicle: the choke button + If the car won't start, try giving it a bit more choke (= reducing the flow of air into the engine by pulling out the choke).
      2 an act or the sound of choking: She gave a little choke of laughter.
      Collocation Dictionary


      almost, nearly

      VERB + CHOKE

      threaten to
      The panic rising in his throat threatened to choke him.
      | make sb
      The fumes from the burning tyres made her choke.


      My son nearly choked on one of those sweets.


      choke (sb) to death
      He choked to death when a fish bone got stuck in his throat.

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