Definition of chokes
(of a person or animal) have severe difficulty in breathing because of a constricted or obstructed throat or a lack of air.
Despite yo-yo balls being examined and passing British safety standards, there have been a number of recent incidents where children have almost choked to death.
a valve in the carburetor of a gasoline engine that is used to reduce the amount of air in the fuel mixture when the engine is started.
They are used in a wide variety of applications, including throttle cables, emergency brakes, chokes and air intakes.
an action or sound of a person or animal having or seeming to have difficulty in breathing.
But her tears were not escorted with chokes or quick breaths, like before.
enrich the fuel mixture in (a gasoline engine) by reducing the intake of air.
fill (a passage or space), especially so as to make movement difficult or impossible.
Now small seedlings grew everywhere about the yard and weeds choked the gardens.
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