chokingly
adverb see choking

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • chokingly — See choking. * * * …   Universalium

  • chokingly — adverb While or as if choking, or in such a way as to cause one to choke …   Wiktionary

  • chokingly — adv. suffocatingly, in a stifling manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • chokingly — chok·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • chokingly — adverb see choking …   Useful english dictionary

  • choking — chokingly, adv. /choh king/, adj. 1. (of the voice) husky and strained, esp. because of emotion. 2. causing the feeling of being choked: a choking cloud of smoke. [CHOKE + ING2] * * * …   Universalium

  • choking — adjective Date: 1556 1. producing the feeling of strangulation < a choking cloud of smog > 2. indistinct in utterance used especially of a person s voice < a low choking laugh > • chokingly adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Day Joyce Sheet — Photograph courtesy of The Imperial War Museum, London.EPH3849 The Day Joyce Sheet is one of the most remarkable artefacts to have emerged from the prison camps of the Second World War. Created secretly in Stanley Internment Camp, Hong Kong, the… …   Wikipedia

  • choking — /ˈtʃoʊkɪŋ/ (say chohking) adjective 1. so full of emotion one almost chokes: to speak in a choking voice. 2. that causes the sensation of being choked. –chokingly, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

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