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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Held in check with difficulty.

Usage examples (25)
  • Verb (used with object) : Censorship strangles a free press
  • The phrase strangled in her throat and the world shuddered into something slow and eerily focused:
  • Sri Lanka private sector seen 'strangled' by regulations
  • So my purchase price of 41 is being "strangled" by countervailing short positions at 45 and 38. for more
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