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strangle

synonym (synonym of strangle)

  • (verb.contact)
    kill by squeezing the throat of so as to cut off the air (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    conceal or hide (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.change)
    prevent the progress or free movement of (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.body)
    constrict (someone's) throat and keep from breathing (verb.body)
     
  • (verb.body)
    struggle for breath; have insufficient oxygen intake (verb.body)
     

hypernym (strangle IS A KIND OF .... relation)

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF strangle relation)

  • kill by squeezing the throat of so as to cut off the air (verb.contact)
    strangle with an iron collar (verb.contact)
     

entail (entailment relations of strangle)

cause (cause to relations of strangle)

  • constrict (someone's) throat and keep from breathing (verb.body)
    breathe with great difficulty, as when experiencing a strong emotion (verb.body)
     

derivation (.... is derived from strangle)

  • conceal or hide (verb.contact)
    forceful prevention; putting down by power or authority (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a person who stifles or smothers or suppresses (noun.person)
     
  • constrict (someone's) throat and keep from breathing (verb.body)
    the act of suffocating (someone) by constricting the windpipe (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.state)
    the condition of having respiration stopped by compression of the air passage (noun.state)
     
  • kill by squeezing the throat of so as to cut off the air (verb.contact)
    someone who kills by strangling (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    an epiphytic vine or tree whose aerial roots extend down the trunk of a supporting tree and coalesce around it eventually strangling the tree (noun.plant)
     
  • prevent the progress or free movement of (verb.change)
    a restraint that confines or restricts freedom (especially something used to tie down or restrain a prisoner) (noun.artifact)
     
  • struggle for breath; have insufficient oxygen intake (verb.body)
    the condition of being deprived of oxygen (as by having breathing stopped) (noun.state)
     
  • (noun.state)
    a condition caused by blocking the airways to the lungs (as with food or swelling of the larynx) (noun.state)
     
  • (adj.all)
    causing difficulty in breathing especially through lack of fresh air and presence of heat (adj.all)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym entail cause derivation strangulate throttle muffle repress cramp halter hurt suffer compact compress bound confine garotte garrote garrotte scrag compact compress constrict contract press squeeze choke asphyxiation suffocation choking smothering strangling strangulation

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