choke off

verb

Definition of choke off

transitive verb
: to bring to a stop or to an end as if by choking

First Known Use of choke off

1818


Learn More about choke off


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up choke off? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!