chokey

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

choke +‎ -y

Adjective[edit]

chokey ‎(comparative more chokey, superlative most chokey)

  1. Reminiscent of choking.
    • Ted Hughes
      The allusion to his mother made Tom feel rather chokey.

Etymology 2[edit]

Hindi

Noun[edit]

chokey ‎(plural chokeys)

  1. (dated, Britain) prison
  2. (India, historical) A station, as for collection of customs, for palanquin bearers, police, etc.

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