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strangulate

See definition of strangulate on Dictionary.com
  • as inasphyxiate
  • as inchoke
  • as inconstrict
  • as instrangle
  • as inthrottle

synonyms for strangulate

  • suffocate
  • choke
  • drown
  • smother
  • stifle
  • strangle
See also synonyms for: strangulation
  • circumscribe
  • compress
  • cramp
  • astringe
  • choke
  • clench
  • concentrate
  • condense
  • confine
  • constringe
  • contract
  • curb
  • limit
  • narrow
  • pinch
  • restrain
  • restrict
  • shrink
  • squeeze
  • strangle
  • tauten
  • tense
  • tighten
  • tuck
  • draw together

antonyms for strangulate

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  • breathe
  • loosen
  • free
  • let go
  • loose
  • advance
  • expand
  • liberate
  • loosen
  • open
  • permit
  • release
  • unblock
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How to use strangulate in a sentence

The president noted that if the region’s oil supply fell into Soviet hands, this would “strangulate” the economies of Europe and Asia.
AFGHANISTAN’S COLLAPSE EXPOSES THE TRUTH ABOUT U.S. MILITARY INVASIONS IN THE REGIONSUZANNE ENZERINKAUGUST 25, 2021WASHINGTON POST
We strangulate two-thirds of our vowels and swallow half the other third.
HUMOROUS HITS AND HOW TO HOLD AN AUDIENCEGRENVILLE KLEISER
I am not in very truth, and may the first jest I attempt to utter strangulate me outright, before it escapes from my lips.
GOMEZ ARIASJOAQUN TELESFORO DE TRUEBA Y COSO
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO STRANGULATE

  • choke
  • drown
  • smother
  • stifle
  • strangle
  • strangulate
  • suffocate
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.