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choke back

see definition of choke back
  • as inrestrain
  • as instifle
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Synonyms for choke back

verb keep under control; hold back
  • confine
  • constrain
  • curb
  • curtail
  • detain
  • deter
  • govern
  • hamper
  • hinder
  • inhibit
  • keep down
  • kill
  • limit
  • prevent
  • repress
  • restrict
  • subdue
  • suppress
  • arrest
  • bind
  • bridle
  • chain
  • check
  • circumscribe
  • contain
  • control
  • cool
  • cork
  • debar
  • delimit
  • direct
  • fetter
  • gag
  • guide
  • handicap
  • harness
  • hold
  • impound
  • imprison
  • jail
  • keep
  • manacle
  • muzzle
  • pinion
  • proscribe
  • stay
  • bottle up
  • box up
  • choke back
  • crack down
  • hem in
  • hogtie
  • keep in line
  • lock up
  • pull back
  • sit on
  • tie down
  • tie up

Antonyms for choke back

  • aid
  • allow
  • assist
  • encourage
  • free
  • help
  • let go
  • liberate
  • permit
  • promote
  • release
  • start
  • turn on
  • abandon
  • forsake
  • give up
  • leave
  • loose
  • loosen
  • misguide
  • mislead
  • neglect
  • set free
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to choke back

restrain

verb. keep under control; hold back
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.