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- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /tʃəʊkt/
- (General American) IPA(key): /tʃoʊkt/
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- Rhymes: -əʊkt
- simple past tense and past participle of
- Having been unable to breathe due to airway obstruction (choking) or strangulation, but usually to the point of pain and discomfort without death.
- (figuratively) Blocked or obstructed by thick material, often plant growth.