GRE Word List


to compress the throat of : choke

The meaning of the word throttle is to compress the throat of : choke.

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defaultfailure to do something required by duty or law : neglect
doffto remove (an article of wear) from the body
deadlocka state of inaction or neutralization resulting from the opposition of equally powerful uncompromising persons or factions : standstill
myopicaffected by myopia : of, relating to, or exhibiting myopia : nearsighted
apathylack of feeling or emotion : impassiveness
mottledmarked with spots of different colors : having blotches of two or more colors
universalincluding or covering all or a whole collectively or distributively without limit or exception
wiggleto move to and fro with quick jerky or shaking motions : jiggle
retrogradehaving or being motion in a direction contrary to that of the general motion of similar bodies and especially east to west among the stars