choked choked  /ˈtʃoʊkt/


  • (adj) stopped up; clogged up


  1. As a 24-year-old reporter in Mexico City, Jorge Ramos felt choked by more than just the capital's notorious smog.
  2. Also: the Vice President shot a guy, and the President almost choked to death on a pretzel.
  3. Not even the pipa, however, could save seven-month-old Antonio Garca, who choked to death in Anapra this spring.


  1. Jogger mugger sought in Coral Springs

    He choked her for mp3 player, police said Coral Springs Police are searching for a man who mugged a jogger for her music.        
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Sun-Sentinel

  2. Police: Coral Springs Jogger Robbed After Choked Unconscious

    Coral Springs Police are looking for a violent robber who attacked a jogger from behind and choked her, rendering her unconscious.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: CBS Miami

  3. Man jailed on charges he forced his way into ex's home and choked her

    A 24-year-old Detroit man faces charges alleging he forced his way into his ex-girlfriend’s home and choked her during an altercation Wednesday, according to police. Detective Sgt. Thomas Eberts said Friday police responded at 5:16 p.m. Wednesday to the...
    on June 15, 2013     Source:


  1. "I've got to tell you, I choked up a little bit leaving my house today," Obama told reporters aboard a government 757 plane typically used by vice presidents and first ladies.
    on Jan 4, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Denver Post

  2. "It's rare that you see an NBA game won by one six-point run and that's kind of what happened," Bynum said. "The whole game was real slow, real nasty. We had the lead and we kind of, so to speak, choked."
    on Jun 12, 2010 By: Andrew Bynum Source: The Associated Press

  3. "I am happy to pull it out, it was really close," Williams said. "I knew I had to get in the lead so if I choked, I had some points to choke on."
    on Jan 27, 2010 By: Serena Williams Source: Bloomberg

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