choke up definition

  • verb:
    • To (temporarily) drop one's power of speech, due to shame, concern an such like.
    • To stop up, resulting in anything to-be blocked.
    • To prevent, to prevent up (figuratively).
    • to put up the bat higher (further from the knob) than is typical.
    • obstruct

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