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throttles

verb
present tense third-person singular of throttle

Synonyms & Antonyms of throttles

to keep (someone) from breathing by exerting pressure on the windpipe
  • I was so angry at what he was saying that I could have throttled him!

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“Throttles.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/throttles. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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