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Pronunciation of Choke: Learn how to pronounce Choke in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word choke:

verb
1 [no object] (of a person or animal) have severe difficulty in breathing because of a constricted or obstructed throat or a lack of air:
Willie choked on a mouthful of tea
[with object] cause (a person or animal) to choke:
the toys contained parts that could choke a very young child
[with object] prevent (a plant) from growing by depriving it of light, air, or nourishment:
the bracken will choke the wild gladiolus
[with object] prevent or inhibit the occurrence or development of:
higher rates of interest choke off investment demand
[no object] informal (in sports) fail to perform at a crucial point of a game or contest as a result of nervousness:
we were the only team not to choke when it came to the crunch
2 [with object] fill (a space) so as to make movement difficult or impossible:
the roads were choked with traffic
3 [with object] make (someone) speechless with a strong feeling or emotion:
he was choked with fury
(usually be choked up) cause (someone) to feel tearful or extremely upset:
I was so choked up I started crying and couldn’t sing any more
[no object]:
I just choked up reading it
suppress a strong emotion or the expression of such an emotion:
Liz was choking back her anger
4 [with object] enrich the fuel mixture in (a petrol engine) by reducing the intake of air:
carbon monoxide results during a cold start, when an engine is choked
noun
1a valve in the carburettor of a petrol engine that is used to reduce the amount of air in the fuel mixture when the engine is started:
an automatic choke
[mass noun]:
too much choke does not help
a knob which controls the choke in a carburettor:
he pulled the choke out to its full extent
2a narrowed part of a shotgun bore near the muzzle, serving to restrict the spread of the shot:
many guns may not have the right choke
a full choke gun
3an inductance coil used to smooth the variations of an alternating current or to alter its phase.
4an act or the sound of a person or animal having difficulty in breathing:
a little choke of laughter