Definition of choker
1 : one that chokes
2 : something (as a collar or necklace) worn closely about the throat or neck
Examples of choker in a sentence
They called him a choker when he missed the shot that would have won the game.
<a pearl choker closely wrapped around her throat>
First Known Use of choker
CHOKER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of choker for English Language Learners
: a necklace that fits closely around the neck
: a person who fails to do something because of nervousness : a person who chokes
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