Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / gagging
FEEDBACK

gagging

See definition of gagging on Dictionary.com
  • verbsilence, stop up
  • verbvomit, choke

synonyms for gagging

  • choke
  • constrain
  • muzzle
  • suppress
  • balk
  • cork
  • curb
  • deaden
  • demur
  • garrote
  • muffle
  • obstruct
  • quiet
  • repress
  • restrain
  • shy
  • squash
  • squelch
  • stifle
  • still
  • stumble
  • throttle
  • tongue-tie
  • bottle up
  • cork up
  • keep the lid on
  • put the lid on
  • shut down
  • tape up
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms for gagging

MOST RELEVANT
  • free
  • let go
  • release
  • aid
  • allow
  • assist
  • encourage
  • help
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

TRY USING gagging

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
QUIZ
Count On This Aquarius Quiz For A Challenge
START THE QUIZ

How to use gagging in a sentence

Well, let’s just say that sometimes God will get your friends in on the gag because I’m sure my friends are laughing now.
DISTANCE LEARNING WAS A DISASTER. SO I DECIDED TO TEACH MY DAUGHTER MYSELF.TRACEY LEWIS-GIGGETTSNOVEMBER 19, 2020WASHINGTON POST
And now his gagging screech resolved itself into articulate speech.
THE ESCAPE OF MR. TRIMMIRVIN S. COBB
One of the soldiers, with the aid of his scarf, succeeded in gagging the duke, who was thus prevented from speaking.
A ROMANCE OF THE WEST INDIESEUGNE SUE
The master said that I was, and after the gagging and drugging it is very probable.
MY EXPERIENCES IN A LUNATIC ASYLUMHERMAN CHARLES MERIVALE
Ross stooped to drag him from the plate and began binding and gagging him with lengths torn from his kilt.
THE TIME TRADERSANDRE NORTON
With equal swiftness he dropped it on the sidewalk, growling and gagging at the warm feathers which almost choked him.
A SCOUT OF TO-DAYISABEL HORNIBROOK
Nowadays we load him with honours and raise him to the peerage, an even more effectual method of gagging him.
THE ORCHARD OF TEARSSAX ROHMER
Again and again they left, only to return to quiet him by threats or by crushing him down to the floor and gagging him.
THE RECORD OF A QUAKER CONSCIENCE, CYRUS PRINGLE'S DIARYCYRUS PRINGLE
There was a fine way for a man to waste his time and his good money, lally gagging with a lot of feemales.
THE OCTOPUSFRANK NORRIS
Landers had done his work well; it was evident that the man was an expert at binding and gagging.
BLACK STAR'S CAMPAIGNJOHNSTON MCCULLEY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor