chokehold definition

  • noun:
    • A restraining move in which one individual seizes another all over neck in a strong grip, typically from at the rear of.
    • A grappling hold all over neck that slices from the flow of air towards the mind
    • A strong and powerful grasp on something
    • full power over you or scenario
    • a restraining hold; some one loops the supply across the neck of another person in a strong hold, generally from behind

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