Translation of "choke" - English-Turkish dictionary

choke

verb uk us /tʃəʊk/
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.
FILL [ T ] ( also choke up)

to fill something such as a road or pipe so that nothing can pass through

tıkamak, tıkanmak
[ often passive ] The roads were choked with traffic.

(Translation of “choke verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)