choke down


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Verb1.choke down - suppress; "He choked down his rage"
conquer, inhibit, stamp down, suppress, subdue, curb - to put down by force or authority; "suppress a nascent uprising"; "stamp down on littering"; "conquer one's desires"
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If you think about it, what would stop a big company from paying a service provider to choke down the speeds of its small competitors?
Reading his story just as I was waving my 19-year-old off on holiday to Europe this week, I had to choke down my list of "don'ts" and tried to replace them with "dos".
Reading his story just as I was waving my 19-year-old off on holiday to Europe this week I had to choke down my list of "don'ts" and tried to replace them with "dos".
Once the federal government decides on a mechanism to choke down CO2 emissions and phase out coal mining, both the right to mine and state decisions on this will no longer be valid, Liprech explained.
To realize you drank so you could face me the morning after, the only way to choke down rage at the body sleeping beside you.
It could have been any iron because I can always choke down on another one or rip an extra one.
For a white Baptist from the Mississippi Delta, this book is hard to choke down.
O r song Repetition covers that, with "they worship that cursed kaleidoscope, choke down on your own tie-die T-shirt".
My family were not fooled, however, even though they gamely tried to choke down my culinary disaster while muttering words of encouragement.
As long as I had my eye on that delicious bowl of ice cream, that rich, chocolate brownie, or that homemade pecan pie, I could somehow manage to choke down even the most obscene "vegetables" my mother could throw at me.
For a permanent solution, we should choke down our rage and extend the limit of our tolerance as much as possible.