variants or garotting
present participle of garrote
as in strangling
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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“Garroting.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Sep. 2023.

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