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To be checked, as if by choking; to stick.
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  1. To be checked, as if by choking; to stick.
  2. To interfere with the respiration of by compression or obstruction of the larynx or trachea.
  3. To obstruct by filling up or clogging any passage; to block up.
To prevent from talking or expressing an opinion; gag
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  1. To prevent from talking or expressing an opinion; gag
  2. To put a muzzle on (an animal).
  3. To restrain from expression:
To deaden (a sound), as by wrapping
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  1. To deaden (a sound), as by wrapping
  2. To deaden (a sound):
  3. To wrap or cover in order to deaden or prevent sound
To be or get in the way of (a view or something to be seen).
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  1. To be or get in the way of (a view or something to be seen).
  2. To block or fill (a passage or opening) with obstacles or an obstacle.
  3. To block or stop up (a passage) with obstacles or impediments; dam; clog
To kill by preventing respiration; smother or suffocate.
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  1. To kill by preventing respiration; smother or suffocate.
  2. To interrupt or cut off (the voice, for example).
  3. To suppress or repress; hold back; check, stop, inhibit, etc.
To conceal, suppress, or hide:
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  1. To conceal, suppress, or hide:
  2. To be kept from getting enough air to breathe
  3. To hide or suppress by or as by covering; stifle
To lessen the speed of (an engine, vehicle, etc.) by this or similar means; slow (down)
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  1. To lessen the speed of (an engine, vehicle, etc.) by this or similar means; slow (down)
  2. To reduce the flow of (fuel vapor, etc.) by means of a throttle
  3. To choke; strangle
To kill by squeezing the throat as with the hands, a noose, etc., so as to shut off the breath; throttle; choke
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  1. To kill by squeezing the throat as with the hands, a noose, etc., so as to shut off the breath; throttle; choke
  2. To suppress, repress, or stifle:
  3. To kill by squeezing the throat so as to choke or suffocate; throttle.
To disable by strangling, as in an attack for robbery
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  1. To disable by strangling, as in an attack for robbery
  2. To execute by garrote.
  3. To strangle in order to rob.
To become or feel oppressed; be stifled.
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  1. To become or feel oppressed; be stifled.
  2. To kill or destroy by preventing access of air or oxygen.
  3. To be unable to breathe freely; choke; stifle; smother
To interfere with the expression of a gene or gene segment so that its biological function is suppressed.
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  1. To interfere with the expression of a gene or gene segment so that its biological function is suppressed.
  2. To put (enemy guns) out of action
  3. To cause to be silent; still; quiet
To force into, or hold in, close bounds; confine
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  1. To force into, or hold in, close bounds; confine
  2. To hold back by force; restrain
  3. To compel by physical, moral, or circumstantial force; oblige:
To restrain the growth, activity, or release of:
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  1. To restrain the growth, activity, or release of:
  2. To inhibit the expression of (a gene):
  3. To inhibit the expression of:
Hence, to check; to keep back.
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  1. Hence, to check; to keep back.
  2. To put down or subdue by force:
  3. To hold back or prevent by an act of volition:
To keep from public knowledge; suppress mention of. Often used with up :
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  1. To keep from public knowledge; suppress mention of. Often used with up :
  2. To be or become silent or still.
  3. To stop making noise; be or become quiet or silent
To make or become sick, ill, disgusted, distressed, etc.
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  1. To make or become sick, ill, disgusted, distressed, etc.
To affect with a sense of strangulation by passion or strong feeling.
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  1. To affect with a sense of strangulation by passion or strong feeling.
  2. To block up or obstruct by filling or clogging:
  3. To become strained with emotion
A trick
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  1. A trick
  2. A joke or jest
Something to be laughed at or joked about
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  1. Something to be laughed at or joked about
  2. A playful remark; a witticism or joke.
  3. A joke; witticism
(Informal) Something not to be taken seriously; a triviality:
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  1. (Informal) Something not to be taken seriously; a triviality:
  2. Something said or done to evoke laughter or amusement, especially an amusing story with a punch line.
  3. A funny anecdote with a punchline
A witty or, esp. formerly, sarcastic remark or reply; jest or gibe
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  1. A witty or, esp. formerly, sarcastic remark or reply; jest or gibe
  2. A clever, witty remark.
  3. Something curious or odd
A witty remark.
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Comic strips.
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  1. Comic strips.
  2. The section of a newspaper containing comic strips.
  3. A joke; a witticism:
A ditch with one vertical side, acting as a sunken fence, designed to block the entry of animals into lawns and parks without breaking sightlines.
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  1. A ditch with one vertical side, acting as a sunken fence, designed to block the entry of animals into lawns and parks without breaking sightlines.
  2. A laugh.
  3. Something funny; a joke.
To avoid; disregard:
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  1. To avoid; disregard:
  2. To get rid of quietly; evade or suppress, as a parliamentary bill, discussion, etc.
  3. (Obs.) To murder by suffocating so as to leave the body unmarked and fit to be sold for dissection
To affect with a sense of strangulation by passion or strong feeling.
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  1. To affect with a sense of strangulation by passion or strong feeling.
  2. (Informal) To be unable to perform efficiently, as in a sporting event, because of tension, strong emotion, etc.
  3. To become strained with emotion
(Idiomatic) to delay, especially in school
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  1. (Idiomatic) to delay, especially in school
  2. (Idiomatic) to contain; stop
(Idiomatic) To continue, to hold and to manage well.
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  1. (Idiomatic) To continue, to hold and to manage well.
  2. (Idiomatic) To restrain; to check.
To be or become silent or still.
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  1. To be or become silent or still.
  2. To stop making noise; be or become quiet or silent
  3. To keep from public knowledge; suppress mention of. Often used with up :
To deaden (a sound), as by wrapping
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  1. To deaden (a sound), as by wrapping
  2. To wrap or cover in order to deaden or prevent sound
  3. To repress; stifle.
To cool (hot steel, etc.) suddenly by plunging into water, oil, or the like
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  1. To cool (hot steel, etc.) suddenly by plunging into water, oil, or the like
  2. To put out (a fire, for example); extinguish.
  3. To overcome; subdue; suppress
To control so strictly or severely as to prevent the natural development or expression of
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  1. To control so strictly or severely as to prevent the natural development or expression of
  2. To put down or subdue by force:
  3. To hold back or prevent by an act of volition:
To be concealed or suppressed.
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  1. To be concealed or suppressed.
  2. To hide or suppress by or as by covering; stifle
  3. To conceal, suppress, or hide:
(Archaic) To crush by trampling.
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  1. (Archaic) To crush by trampling.
  2. To produce a splashing, squishing, or sucking sound, as when walking through ooze.
  3. To suppress or silence completely and with a crushing effect
To interrupt or cut off (the voice, for example).
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  1. To interrupt or cut off (the voice, for example).
  2. To suppress or repress; hold back; check, stop, inhibit, etc.
  3. To kill by preventing respiration; smother or suffocate.
To kill by squeezing the throat so as to choke or suffocate; throttle.
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  1. To kill by squeezing the throat so as to choke or suffocate; throttle.
  2. To kill by squeezing the throat as with the hands, a noose, etc., so as to shut off the breath; throttle; choke
  3. To suppress, repress, or stifle:
To inhibit the expression of (a gene):
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  1. To inhibit the expression of (a gene):
  2. To curtail or inhibit the activity of something, such as the immune system or a gene.
  3. To restrain the growth, activity, or release of:
To lessen the speed of (an engine, vehicle, etc.) by this or similar means; slow (down)
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  1. To lessen the speed of (an engine, vehicle, etc.) by this or similar means; slow (down)
  2. To suppress:
  3. To stop the utterance or action of; censor or suppress
Find another word for gag. In this page you can discover 46 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for gag, like: choke, muzzle, muffle, obstruct, stifle, smother, throttle, strangle, garrote, silence by violence and tape-up.