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Synonyms for choking

verb smother, block
  • clog
  • congest
  • drown
  • fill
  • gag
  • gasp
  • kill
  • stifle
  • strangle
  • suffocate
  • asphyxiate
  • bar
  • check
  • close
  • constrict
  • dam
  • die
  • garrote
  • gibbet
  • noose
  • obstruct
  • occlude
  • overpower
  • retard
  • squeeze
  • stop
  • stopper
  • strangulate
  • stuff
  • stunt
  • suppress
  • throttle
  • wring

Antonyms for choking

  • free
  • let go
  • loose
  • advance
  • aid
  • allow
  • assist
  • begin
  • continue
  • encourage
  • expand
  • help
  • liberate
  • loosen
  • open
  • permit
  • release
  • start
  • unblock
  • unconstrict
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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