choky

[choh-kee]

adjective, chok·i·er, chok·i·est.

tending to choke: a choky collar.

Nearby words

  1. chokes,
  2. chokey,
  3. choking,
  4. chokingly,
  5. choko,
  6. chol hamoed,
  7. chol-,
  8. chola,
  9. cholagogic,
  10. cholagogue

Origin of choky

First recorded in 1570–80; choke + -y1

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British Dictionary definitions for choky

choky

chokey

adjective chokier or chokiest

involving, caused by, or causing choking
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