gagged gagged  /ˈɡæɡd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter
  2. (n) restraint put into a person's mouth to prevent speaking or shouting
  3. (v) prevent from speaking out
  4. (v) be too tight; rub or press
  5. (v) tie a gag around someone's mouth in order to silence them
  6. (v) make jokes or quips
  7. (v) struggle for breath; have insufficient oxygen intake
  8. (v) cause to retch or choke
  9. (v) make an unsuccessful effort to vomit; strain to vomit

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Usage(s):

  1. She had been stripped naked, bound and gagged, and hurled 70 ft.
  2. During rehearsals, which are gagged up to the limit by the cast, he sits amiably giggling at his delirious brain child.
  3. For example, he says Dick Cheney, Vice President, his favorite dish is something called chicken Gitmoit's chicken bound and gagged over rice.

News

  1. Kidnapping, Torture, Robbery Assault with a Deadly Weapon

    On Wednesday, June 4, 2013 at 11:43h a.m., San Bernardino police officers responded to a suspicious circumstance call in the 4300 block of N. Sepulveda Avenue. Upon their arrival, officers found a 37-year-old man bound and gagged in the restroom of an apartment with several visible injuries.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Highland Community News

  2. Police Search For Man Who Bound, Gagged Woman During Home Invasion Robbery

    Police are looking for a man who allegedly bound and gagged a 21-year-old woman after breaking into her Los Alamitos apartment early Friday morning.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CBS 2 Los Angeles

  3. Sketch released of man who police say bound, gagged woman

    LOS ALAMITOS - Police are seeking a man they said bound and gagged a 21-year-old woman during a home-invasion robbery.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Orange County Register

Quotes

  1. "We just wonder, how we can have fair elections in the country when so many people are under arrest and the media virtually gagged," Benazir added.
    on Nov 19, 2007 By: Benazir Bhutto Source: Daily Times

  2. "The minister has gagged his own officials before they could give evidence to the public inquiry," Mr Hunt said. "Mr Garrett is looking like a man with something to hide. Why else would he intervene to prevent questioning on his own solar...
    on Jul 25, 2008 By: Greg Hunt Source: NEWS.com.au

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