choky

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chok·y

 (chō′kē)
adj. chok·i·er, chok·i·est
1. Likely to cause choking.
2. Tending to become choked.

choky

(ˈtʃəʊkɪ) or

chokey

adj, chokier or chokiest
involving, caused by, or causing choking

chok•y

(ˈtʃoʊ ki)

adj. chok•i•er, chok•i•est.
tending to cause the feeling of being choked: a choky collar.
[1570–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.choky - British slang (dated) for a prison
prison, prison house - a correctional institution where persons are confined while on trial or for punishment
Adj.1.choky - so tight as to tend to choke; "a choky collar"
tight - closely constrained or constricted or constricting; "tight skirts"; "he hated tight starched collars"; "fingers closed in a tight fist"; "a tight feeling in his chest"
Translations

choky

[ˈtʃəʊkɪ] N (= prison) → trena f; (= cell) → unidad f de aislamiento
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