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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Strangle(0.00957 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Strangle.
English → Indonesian (quick)
memujut, memujutkan, mencekik, mencekikkan
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: kill by squeezing the throat of so as to cut off the air;
“he tried to strangle his opponent”; “A man in Boston
has been strangling several dozen prostitutes” [syn: strangulate,
2: conceal or hide; “smother a yawn”; “muffle one's anger”;
“strangle a yawn” [syn: smother, stifle, muffle, repress]
3: die from strangulation
4: prevent the progress or free movement of; “He was hampered
in his efforts by the bad weather”; “the imperilist nation
wanted to strangle the free trade between the two small
countries” [syn: hamper, halter, cramp]
5: constrict (someone's) throat and keep from breathing [syn: choke]
6: struggle for breath; have insufficient oxygen intake; “he
swallowed a fishbone and gagged” [syn: gag, choke, suffocate]
English → English (gcide)
Strangle \Stran"gle\, v. i.
To be strangled, or suffocated.
Strangle \Stran"gle\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Strangled; p. pr. &
vb. n. Strangling.] [OF. estrangler, F. ['e]trangler, L.
strangulare, Gr. ?, ?, fr. ? a halter; and perhaps akin to E.
string, n. Cf. Strain, String.]
1. To compress the windpipe of (a person or animal) until
death results from stoppage of respiration; to choke to
death by compressing the throat, as with the hand or a
Our Saxon ancestors compelled the adulteress to
strangle herself. --Ayliffe.
2. To stifle, choke, or suffocate in any manner.
Shall I not then be stifled in the vault, . . .
And there die strangled ere my Romeo comes? --Shak.
3. To hinder from appearance; to stifle; to suppress.
“Strangle such thoughts.” --Shak.