STOP BREATHING [I, T] › If you choke, or if something chokes you, you stop breathing because something is blocking your throat.
nefesi tıka(n)mak, boğ(ul)mak, boğazına bir şey kaçmak Children can choke on peanuts.578
FILL [T] ( also choke up) › to fill something such as a road or pipe so that nothing can pass through choke sth back phrasal verb
tıkamak, tıkanmak [often passive] The roads were choked with traffic.1927
› to try not to show how angry or upset you are choke (sb) up phrasal verb
(kızgınlık, duygu vb.) bastırmak, göstermemeye çalışmak, kendini tutmak She ran to the door, choking back the tears.18631077
› to become unable to speak because you are starting to cry
ağlamaklıyken konuşamamak, tıkanmak I can't watch that movie without choking up.21421077