Thesaurus / choked

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Sure, I'd be smothered and choked up with the water, to say nothing of being drowned!

He looked down through the transparent nose of the copter at a town, now choked with trees that grew among the tumbled walls.

The ReturnH. Beam Piper and John J. McGuire

He sought in the choked underpart for their coverings, but could not find them there.

Frey and His WifeMaurice Henry Hewlett

Millard made an effort to say more, but his utterance was choked.

The Faith DoctorEdward Eggleston

He choked, recovered himself, and continued: "Disreputable quarters of Algiers—hem———"

The chain-pumps were manned; but great was the dismay when it was found that they were choked and would not work.

True BlueW.H.G. Kingston

But this garden was a poor makeshift; the plants were of the commonest kinds, and were choked with weeds.

Old Mission Stories of CaliforniaCharles Franklin Carter

The colonel might have choked with thirst before he spontaneously handed him a decanter.

The Actress in High LifeSue Petigru Bowen

The cries of Calenus, dulled and choked by the barrier that confined him, yet faintly reached the ear of the Egyptian.

The Last Days of PompeiiEdward George Bulwer-Lytton

I could ask no more; the very idea of parting with them choked me.

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