Synonyms of strangle in English:

strangle

verb

  • 1 the victim was strangled with a scarf
  • 2 she strangled a sob
    suppress, smother, stifle, repress, restrain, fight back, choke back
  • 3 bureaucracy is strangling commercial activity
    hamper, hinder, impede, restrict, inhibit, curb, check, constrain, squash, crush, suppress, repress
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