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choky

[choh-kee] /ˈtʃoʊ ki/
adjective, chokier, chokiest.
1.
tending to choke:
a choky collar.
Origin
1570-1580
1570-80; choke + -y1
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British Dictionary definitions for choky

chokey

/ˈtʃəʊkɪ/
noun
1.
(Brit) a slang word for prison
Word Origin
C17: from Anglo-Indian, from Hindi caukī a shed or lockup

choky

/ˈtʃəʊkɪ/
adjective chokier, chokiest
1.
involving, caused by, or causing choking
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