Definition of have a frog in one's throat in English:

have a frog in one's throat

phrase

informal
  • Lose one's voice or find it hard to speak because of hoarseness.

    • ‘After that, I had a frog in my throat.’
    • ‘It sounded as though she had a frog in her throat.’
    • ‘I have always had a frog in my throat but now I have a feeling like something is stuck in my throat.’
    • ‘I remember asking her what was wrong with her voice, and hearing her say that she had a frog in her throat because she was sad.’
    • ‘And so, this morning I awoke not knowing that I had a frog in my throat.’
    • ‘Gene is caught sucking on a lemon because he has a frog in his throat.’
    • ‘He writes in his diary that ‘I've lost my voice and have a frog in my throat.’’
    • ‘When I left Freetown on the helicopter on the first leg of my trip home I had a frog in my throat.’
    • ‘Unfortunatley, she had a frog in her throat and couldn't hit the last note in Portland Oregon and chose not to do How Great Thou Art during her gospel medley, but that was okay.’
    • ‘Mahinda is waiting for the auspicious time to speak about his vision, not that he has a frog in his throat.’