choky Idioms & Phrases

choky chokey

Chok"y Chok"ey adjective

  1. Tending to choke or suffocate, or having power to suffocate.
  2. Inclined to choke, as a person affected with strong emotion. "A deep and choky voice." Aytoun.
    The allusion to his mother made Tom feel rather chokey. T. Hughes.
Webster 1913