Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. cheken, choken,; cf. AS. āceocian, to suffocate, Icel. koka, to gulp, E. chincough, cough,
The mechanical trouble of choking is quite common.
"Special Report on Diseases of the Horse" by United States Department of Agriculture
There's this damned choked feeling that the world's at loose ends.
"The Best Short Stories of 1919" by Various
The firemen went down the vertical ladder and forced an entrance into the choked windows.
"Greener Than You Think" by Ward Moore
Groping his way once more along the narrow, water-choked passage, he at last reached the door.
"Chatterbox, 1906" by Various
Something choked her, and her voice stuck in her throat.
"Country Neighbors" by Alice Brown
Van nearly choked in swallowing this.
"Stanford Stories" by Charles K. Field
The choking vapors floated round him, but the Pit itself, yawning wide and terrible, was still some distance from where he stood.
"The Shadow Witch" by Gertrude Crownfield
Rollo told him that he had found out how to make choke damp.
"Rollo's Philosophy. [Air]" by Jacob Abbott
The boy was nearly choked; his cries summoned Moronval to the scene, and Jack for the first time was severely flogged.
"Jack" by Alphonse Daudet
She choked, and ran to her own room; the Principal followed her, and then the whole story came out.
"Peggy" by Laura E. Richards
Choking and pale
When I mind the tale
the hours keep,
my memory strays
down other days
and I weep;
"Autumn Song" by Paul Verlaine
My other failures let me pass:
The dire explosions, and, alas!
The friends I choked with noxious gas.
"Avitor" by Francis Bret Harte
The Autumn pines and fades
Upon the withered trees;
And over there, a choked despair,
You hear the moaning breeze.
"In An Old Garden" by Madison Julius Cawein
Choke the Rockefeller yen
For the clink of iron men!
Happiness it will not mint us,
Take it from your Uncle Quintus.
"That For Money!" by Franklin Pierce Adams
'Tis said, that jealous of a name
We all would praise confine,
And choke the leading path to fame
In our peculiar line.
"Vignette - XII" by Matilda Betham
For there her sleeping children lie
Unconscious of her woe;
Her choking sobs may not be stayed,
For oh, she loves them so!
"A Ballad Of 1812" by Sarah Anne Curzon
You cannot represent your constituents if the strings that provided your campaign financing are choking your ability to think for yourself and do the right thing for our country.
Attendant accused of choking autistic student.
School bus attendant , driver fired for choking incident.
The Broward County School Board has fired two transportation workers amid allegations that one of them choked an autistic student on board a school bus last month.
Bus attendant accused of choking boy to be fired.
The Broward County Public Schools intends on firing a bus attendant accused of choking a 13-year-old autistic student.
School bus attendant accused of choking autistic boy, 13.
Broward school district to fire 2 in bus choking case.
The Broward school district said Tuesday it plans to fire the bus attendant accused of choking a 13-year-old.
A distraught Bertis Paulino shows the safety harness her son wears, after she got her first look at the school bus surveillance video that appears to show her autistic son being choked by a school bus monitor.
Ava , NY (WIBX) – An Ava man is behind bars after allegedly choking his girlfriend during a domestic dispute.
Man accused of choking woman with baby in her arms on second-floor balcony .
The 2012 drought has left the river 12 feet below its normal level in parts, choking barge traffic and making navigation dangerous.
The loose beads pose a choking hazard to young children.
NEW YORK—The CEO of Dallas professional soccer team is facing charges he beat and choked his wife at a New York City hotel.
Regardless of whether the jet ﬁnally penetrates through the envelope or gets choked, it will generate strong multi-TeV neutrino signals172 .
Gamma-Ray Bursts: Progress, Problems & Prospects
It is plausible that in a larger cell, an even smaller concentration of 3He could pinch off the winding exchanges (or supercurrent) by going to choke positions not present in our small cell, thus giving better agreement with the experimental ﬁndings of a critical 3He concentration of 0.1%.
Superfluidity of Dense $^4$He in Vycor
The jets which successfully penetrate through the stellar envelope result in GRBs (γ -ray bright bursts) and the jets which choke inside the stars do not produce GRBs (γ -ray dark bursts).
In the the case of a choked burst (electromagnetically undetectable) no direct detection of neutrinos from individual sources is possible.
In the real trap cavity, the perturbation caused by the small space between the electrodes is minimized by the use of “choke ﬂanges” – small channels that tend to reﬂect the radiation leaking out of the trap back to cancel itself, and thus to minimize the losses from the trap.
Cavity Control of a Single-Electron Quantum Cyclotron:\\Measuring the Electron Magnetic Moment