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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Struggle for breath; Constrict (someone's) throat and keep from breathing; Prevent the progress or free movement of; Conceal or hide; Kill by squeezing the throat of so as to cut off the air.

Usage examples (29)
  • He tried to strangle his opponent
  • That's known as a strangle, we think because it will strangle you if it breaks either end of that range!
  • The ideal situation for a strangle is a sharp move in the underlying that is accompanied by a rise in implied volatility.
  • In March contracts, traders were taking a so-called strangle trade, a combination of call and put options at different strike prices. for more
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