Synonyms of throttle in English:


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1‘there was a pair of hands round her throat, throttling her’


choke, strangle, strangulate, garrotte, asphyxiate, smother, suffocate, stifle

2‘attempts to throttle the criminal supply of drugs’


suppress, inhibit, stifle, control, restrain, check, contain, put a lid on, put the lid on

crack down on, clamp down on, drive underground

stop, put an end to, bring to an end, end, stamp out, bring to a stop, halt, bring to a halt

informal put paid to, put the kibosh on, put the stopper on, do for