choke out

phrasal verb
choked out; choking out; chokes out

Definition of choke out

: to say (something) with difficulty because of strong emotion She tearfully choked out an apology. He just managed to choke a reply out.

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“Choke out.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/choke%20out. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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