Hindi translation of 'stranglehold'
stranglehold /ˈstræŋɡəlhəʊld ˈस्ट्रैङ्गल्हअउल्ड्/
Word forms: strangleholds
To have a stranglehold on something means to have control over it and prevent it being free or developing.
The troops are tightening their stranglehold on the city.
It took the country over 40 years to break the stranglehold of the old system.
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Example Sentences Including 'stranglehold'
Flattery and a stranglehold of calmness was the key to dealing with prickly members of the family.JUST BETWEEN US (2002)
Vital was underlined three times, but it was that `Don't forget' that made my hands twitch into a stranglehold.DEAD BEAT (2002)
Yes, that's what your father wanted - to be free of love's stranglehold.Looking For the Spark
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Translation of stranglehold from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary