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garroting

verb
variants: or garotting
present participle of garrote

Synonyms & Antonyms of garroting

to keep (someone) from breathing by exerting pressure on the windpipe
  • the goons sent by the loan shark threatened to garrote the hero with his own necktie

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garrotes

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garrulity

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“Garroting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/garroting. Accessed 29 Jan. 2022.

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