Choke and Repress


Choke verb - To keep (someone) from breathing by exerting pressure on the windpipe.

Repress is a synonym for choke in restraint topic. In some cases you can use "Repress" instead a verb "Choke", when it comes to topics like silence by violence.

Nearby Words: choked, choking, choky, choker


Repress verb - To refrain from openly showing or uttering.
Usage example: you can't repress your feelings forever, so tell her how you feel about her

Choke is a synonym for repress in restraint topic. You can use "Choke" instead the word "Repress" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as strangle, silence by violence.

Nearby Words: repression, repressive, repressing

Common collocations

people choke people repress people
way choke way repress way
anyone choke anyone repress anyone
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