choke collar

noun

Definition of choke collar

:a chain for controlling a dog that is put around the dog's neck and that tightens when the end of the chain is pulled :choke chain

Word by Word Definitions

choke play
  1. : to check or block normal breathing of by compressing or obstructing the trachea or by poisoning or adulterating available air

  2. : to check or hinder the growth, development, or activity of

  3. : to obstruct by filling up or clogging

  1. : the filamentous inedible center of an artichoke flower head

  2. : something that obstructs passage or flow: such as

  3. : a valve for choking (see 1choke 3) a gasoline engine

collar play
  1. : a band, strip, or chain worn around the neck: such as

  2. : a band that serves to finish or decorate the neckline of a garment

  3. : a short necklace

  1. : to seize by the collar or neck

  2. : arrest, grab

  3. : to get control of : preempt


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