French translation of 'choking'
Example Sentences Including 'choking'
She had never smoked, and the harsh African tobacco of the cigarette bit into her lungs, choking her.When the Apricots Bloom
Noci went under with a cry, then surfaced on a wave, choking for breath.THE KEYS OF HELL (2002)
There was a gasping, choking sound from the man on his knees.A Trout in the Milk
Trends of 'choking'
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étoufferto choke on sth
s'étrangler avec qch
⇒ He choked on a fishbone.
Il s'est étranglé avec une arête de poisson.
⇒ An old woman was found choked to death.
Une vieille femme a été retrouvée étranglée.
- (= tears)
- (= tears)
- (= block)
obstruerto be choked with sth [river, pond]
être encombré(e) par qchto be choked with cars [street]
- [of car]
Example Sentences Including 'choke'
He wet dry lips with his tongue and coughed as though about to choke.Tank of Serpents
She still couldn't shake that dread, had managed to choke down only a couple of spoonfuls of cereal.Doll's Eyes
I shall take Precious, and I shall say: make him swallow the bones and choke.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
Translation of choking from the Collins English to French Dictionary