choking

[ choh-king ]
/ ˈtʃoʊ kɪŋ /

adjective

(of the voice) husky and strained, especially because of emotion.
causing the feeling of being choked: a choking cloud of smoke.

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Origin of choking

OTHER WORDS FROM choking

chok·ing·ly, adverb

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