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choky (Also chokies) : Related Words Words similar in meaning to choky

tight-fitting

  • adjective satellite fitting snugly
    tight fitting; skinny; tightfitting; tightly fitting.
    • a tightly-fitting cover
    • tight-fitting clothes

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hypotonus

  • noun (of muscular tissue) the state of being hypotonic
    hypotonia; hypotonicity.

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skin

  • noun a natural protective body covering and site of the sense of touch
    tegument; cutis.
    • your skin is the largest organ of your body
  • noun an outer surface (usually thin)
    • the skin of an airplane

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tightness

  • noun a state occasioned by scarcity of money and a shortage of credit
    stringency.
  • noun a tight feeling in some part of the body
    constriction.
    • he felt a constriction in her chest
    • she felt an alarming tightness in her chest
    • emotion caused a constriction of his throat

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panopticon

  • noun an area where everything is visible
  • noun a circular prison with cells distributed around a central surveillance station; proposed by Jeremy Bentham in 1791

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hypertonus

  • noun (of muscular tissue) the state of being hypertonic
    hypertonia; hypertonicity.

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nick

  • noun an impression in a surface (as made by a blow)
    ding; gouge; dent.
  • noun (British slang) a prison
    • he's in the nick

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mackintosh

  • noun a lightweight waterproof (usually rubberized) fabric
    macintosh.
  • noun a waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric
    mac; mack; macintosh.

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prison

  • noun a correctional institution where persons are confined while on trial or for punishment
    prison house.
  • noun a prisonlike situation; a place of seeming confinement
    prison house.

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gas-tight

  • adjective satellite not allowing air or gas to pass in or out
    airtight; air-tight.

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rainproof

  • adjective satellite not permitting the passage of water
    waterproofed; waterproof.

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tonic

  • noun lime- or lemon-flavored carbonated water containing quinine
    tonic water; quinine water.
  • noun a sweet drink containing carbonated water and flavoring
    soda pop; soda water; pop; soda.
    • in New England they call sodas tonics

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hypertonicity

  • noun (of a solution) the extent to which a solution has a higher osmotic pressure than some other
  • noun (of muscular tissue) the state of being hypertonic
    hypertonus; hypertonia.

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waterproof

  • noun any fabric impervious to water
  • noun a water-resistant coat
    raincoat.

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state_prison

  • noun a prison maintained by a state of the U.S.

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tightfitting

  • adjective satellite fitting snugly
    tight fitting; skinny; tightly fitting; tight-fitting.
    • a tightly-fitting cover
    • tight-fitting clothes

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tensity

  • noun the physical condition of being stretched or strained
    tension; tautness; tenseness.
    • it places great tension on the leg muscles
    • he could feel the tenseness of her body

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bastille

  • noun a jail or prison (especially one that is run in a tyrannical manner)
  • noun a fortress built in Paris in the 14th century and used as a prison in the 17th and 18th centuries; it was destroyed July 14, 1789 at the start of the French Revolution

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skin-tight

  • adjective satellite so tight as to cling to the skin
    skintight.
    • skintight jeans

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clinched

  • adjective satellite closed or squeezed together tightly
    clenched.
    • a clenched fist
    • his clenched (or clinched) teeth
  • verb secure or fasten by flattening the ends of nails or bolts
    clinch.
    • The girder was clinched into the wall

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trench

  • noun a ditch dug as a fortification having a parapet of the excavated earth
  • noun a long steep-sided depression in the ocean floor
    oceanic abyss; deep.

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fitness

  • noun the quality of being suitable
    fittingness.
    • they had to prove their fitness for the position
  • noun good physical condition; being in shape or in condition
    physical fitness.

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air-tight

  • adjective satellite having no weak points
    airtight.
    • an airtight defense
    • an airtight argument
  • adjective satellite not allowing air or gas to pass in or out
    airtight; gas-tight.

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house

  • noun a dwelling that serves as living quarters for one or more families
    • he has a house on Cape Cod
    • she felt she had to get out of the house
  • noun the members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments
    firm; business firm.
    • he worked for a brokerage house

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newgate

  • noun a former prison in London notorious for its unsanitary conditions and burnt down in riots in 1780; a new prison was built on the same spot but was torn down in 1902

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viselike

  • adjective satellite clamped as in a vise
    • a viselike grip

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catatonia

  • noun extreme tonus; muscular rigidity; a common symptom in catatonic schizophrenia
  • noun a form of schizophrenia characterized by a tendency to remain in a fixed stuporous state for long periods; the catatonia may give way to short periods of extreme excitement
    catatonic schizophrenia; catatonic type schizophrenia.

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close

  • noun the temporal end; the concluding time
    finish; last; finis; finale; stopping point; conclusion.
    • the stopping point of each round was signaled by a bell
    • the market was up at the finish
    • they were playing better at the close of the season
  • noun the last section of a communication
    closing; ending; end; conclusion.
    • in conclusion I want to say...

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overstrung

  • adjective satellite being in a tense state
    jumpy; highly strung; edgy; uptight; high-strung; jittery; restive; nervy.
  • adjective satellite too tightly strung
    • an overstrung archery bow

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tensor

  • noun a generalization of the concept of a vector
  • noun any of several muscles that cause an attached structure to become tense or firm

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state

  • noun the territory occupied by one of the constituent administrative districts of a nation
    province.
    • his state is in the deep south
  • noun the way something is with respect to its main attributes
    • the current state of knowledge
    • his state of health
    • in a weak financial state

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cubbyhole

  • noun a small compartment
    pigeonhole.
  • noun a small secluded room
    snuggery; snug; cubby.

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cubby

  • noun a small secluded room
    snuggery; snug; cubbyhole.

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retentive

  • adjective good at remembering
    tenacious; recollective; long.
    • a retentive mind
    • tenacious memory
  • adjective having the capacity to retain something

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myotonia

  • noun abnormally long muscular contractions; slow relaxation of a muscle after a contraction

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chokey

  • noun British slang (dated) for a prison
    choky.

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water

  • noun binary compound that occurs at room temperature as a clear colorless odorless tasteless liquid; freezes into ice below 0 degrees centigrade and boils above 100 degrees centigrade; widely used as a solvent
    H2O.
  • noun the part of the earth's surface covered with water (such as a river or lake or ocean)
    body of water.
    • they invaded our territorial waters
    • they were sitting by the water's edge

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hypotonicity

  • noun (of a solution) the extent to which a solution has a lower osmotic pressure than some other
  • noun (of muscular tissue) the state of being hypotonic
    hypotonus; hypotonia.

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leakproof

  • adjective satellite not subject to leaks

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resistant

  • adjective satellite relating to or conferring immunity (to disease or infection)
    immune.
  • adjective satellite able to tolerate environmental conditions or physiological stress
    tolerant.
    • the plant is tolerant of saltwater
    • these fish are quite tolerant as long as extremes of pH are avoided
    • the new hybrid is more resistant to drought

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impermeability

  • noun the property of something that cannot be pervaded by a liquid
    impermeableness.

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impermeable

  • adjective preventing especially liquids to pass or diffuse through
    • impermeable stone
    • an impermeable layer of scum
    • a coat impermeable to rain

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tonicity

  • noun the elastic tension of living muscles, arteries, etc. that facilitate response to stimuli
    tone; tonus.
    • the doctor tested my tonicity

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repellent

  • noun a compound with which fabrics are treated to repel water
    repellant.
  • noun a chemical substance that repels animals
    repellant.

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prison_house

  • noun a prisonlike situation; a place of seeming confinement
    prison.
  • noun a correctional institution where persons are confined while on trial or for punishment
    prison.

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water-repellent

  • adjective satellite hindering the penetration of water
    water-resistant.
    • a water-repellent coat

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macintosh

  • noun a lightweight waterproof (usually rubberized) fabric
    mackintosh.
  • noun a waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric
    mackintosh; mac; mack.

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tone

  • noun the quality of a person's voice
    tone of voice.
    • he began in a conversational tone
    • he spoke in a nervous tone of voice
  • noun (linguistics) a pitch or change in pitch of the voice that serves to distinguish words in tonal languages
    • the Beijing dialect uses four tones

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watertight

  • adjective satellite not allowing water to pass in or out
  • adjective satellite without flaws or loopholes
    unshakable; unassailable; bulletproof.
    • an ironclad contract
    • a watertight alibi
    • a bulletproof argument

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snug

  • noun a small secluded room
    snuggery; cubby; cubbyhole.
  • adjective satellite offering safety; well protected or concealed
    • a snug harbor
    • a snug hideout

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tenseness

  • noun the physical condition of being stretched or strained
    tension; tautness; tensity.
    • it places great tension on the leg muscles
    • he could feel the tenseness of her body
  • noun (psychology) a state of mental or emotional strain or suspense
    tension; stress.
    • he suffered from fatigue and emotional tension
    • stress is a vasoconstrictor

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hypotonia

  • noun (of muscular tissue) the state of being hypotonic
    hypotonus; hypotonicity.

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muscle_tone

  • noun normal tonicity of the muscles
    muscular tonus.
    • exercise improves muscle tone

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stretch

  • noun a large and unbroken expanse or distance
    • a stretch of highway
    • a stretch of clear water
  • noun the act of physically reaching or thrusting out
    reach; reaching.

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waterproofed

  • adjective satellite not permitting the passage of water
    rainproof; waterproof.
  • verb make watertight
    waterproof.
    • Waterproof the coat

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impermeableness

  • noun the property of something that cannot be pervaded by a liquid
    impermeability.

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snuggery

  • noun a small secluded room
    snug; cubby; cubbyhole.

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dripless

  • adjective satellite designed to prevent dripping
    • a dripless faucet
    • dripless candles

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tonus

  • noun the elastic tension of living muscles, arteries, etc. that facilitate response to stimuli
    tonicity; tone.
    • the doctor tested my tonicity

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gas

  • noun the state of matter distinguished from the solid and liquid states by: relatively low density and viscosity; relatively great expansion and contraction with changes in pressure and temperature; the ability to diffuse readily; and the spontaneous tendency to become distributed uniformly throughout any container
    gaseous state.
  • noun a fluid in the gaseous state having neither independent shape nor volume and being able to expand indefinitely

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tense

  • noun a grammatical category of verbs used to express distinctions of time
  • verb become stretched or tense or taut
    strain.
    • the bodybuilder's neck muscles tensed
    • "the rope strained when the weight was attached

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trench_coat

  • noun a military style raincoat; belted with deep pockets

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tightly_fitting

  • adjective satellite fitting snugly
    tight fitting; skinny; tightfitting; tight-fitting.
    • a tightly-fitting cover
    • tight-fitting clothes

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hypertonia

  • noun (of muscular tissue) the state of being hypertonic
    hypertonus; hypertonicity.

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air

  • noun a mixture of gases (especially oxygen) required for breathing; the stuff that the wind consists of
    • air pollution
    • a smell of chemicals in the air
    • open a window and let in some air
    • I need some fresh air
  • noun the region above the ground
    • her hand stopped in mid air
    • he threw the ball into the air

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taut

  • adjective satellite pulled or drawn tight
    tight.
    • taut sails
    • a tight drumhead
    • a tight rope
  • adjective satellite subjected to great tension; stretched tight
    • the skin of his face looked drawn and tight
    • her nerves were taut as the strings of a bow

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feeling

  • noun the experiencing of affective and emotional states
    • she had a feeling of euphoria
    • he had terrible feelings of guilt
    • I disliked him and the feeling was mutual
  • noun a vague idea in which some confidence is placed
    impression; belief; opinion; notion.
    • his impression of her was favorable
    • what are your feelings about the crisis?
    • it strengthened my belief in his sincerity
    • I had a feeling that she was lying

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tautness

  • noun the physical condition of being stretched or strained
    tension; tenseness; tensity.
    • it places great tension on the leg muscles
    • he could feel the tenseness of her body
  • noun lack of movement or room for movement
    tightness.

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muscular

  • adjective of or relating to or consisting of muscle
    • muscular contraction
  • adjective having a robust muscular body-build characterized by predominance of structures (bone and muscle and connective tissue) developed from the embryonic mesodermal layer
    mesomorphic.

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water-resistant

  • adjective satellite hindering the penetration of water
    water-repellent.
    • a water-repellent coat

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strain

  • noun (physics) deformation of a physical body under the action of applied forces
  • noun difficulty that causes worry or emotional tension
    stress.
    • she endured the stresses and strains of life
    • he presided over the economy during the period of the greatest stress and danger"- R.J.Samuelson

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constriction

  • noun a narrowing that reduces the flow through a channel
    chokepoint; bottleneck.
  • noun tight or narrow compression
    coarctation.

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choky

  • noun British slang (dated) for a prison
    chokey.
  • adjective satellite so tight as to tend to choke
    • a choky collar

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tight

  • adjective closely constrained or constricted or constricting
    • tight skirts
    • he hated tight starched collars
    • fingers closed in a tight fist
    • a tight feeling in his chest
  • adjective satellite pulled or drawn tight
    taut.
    • taut sails
    • a tight drumhead
    • a tight rope

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fitting

  • noun making or becoming suitable; adjusting to circumstances
    adjustment; accommodation.
  • noun a small and often standardized accessory to a larger system

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tightly

  • adverb in a tight or constricted manner
    • a tightly packed pub
  • adverb securely fixed or fastened
    • the window was tightly sealed

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close-fitting

  • adjective satellite fitting closely but comfortably
    close; snug.
    • a close fit

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tension

  • noun (psychology) a state of mental or emotional strain or suspense
    stress; tenseness.
    • he suffered from fatigue and emotional tension
    • stress is a vasoconstrictor
  • noun the physical condition of being stretched or strained
    tautness; tenseness; tensity.
    • it places great tension on the leg muscles
    • he could feel the tenseness of her body

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muscular_tonus

  • noun normal tonicity of the muscles
    muscle tone.
    • exercise improves muscle tone

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tight_fitting

  • adjective satellite fitting snugly
    skinny; tightfitting; tightly fitting; tight-fitting.
    • a tightly-fitting cover
    • tight-fitting clothes

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skintight

  • adjective satellite so tight as to cling to the skin
    skin-tight.
    • skintight jeans

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mac

  • noun a waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric
    mackintosh; mack; macintosh.

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airtight

  • adjective satellite having no weak points
    air-tight.
    • an airtight defense
    • an airtight argument
  • adjective satellite not allowing air or gas to pass in or out
    gas-tight; air-tight.

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mack

  • noun a waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric
    mackintosh; mac; macintosh.

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burberry

  • noun a lightweight belted raincoat typically made of tan gabardine with a distinctive tartan lining; named for the original manufacturer

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coat

  • noun an outer garment that has sleeves and covers the body from shoulder down; worn outdoors
  • noun a thin layer covering something
    coating.
    • a second coat of paint

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clenched

  • adjective satellite closed or squeezed together tightly
    clinched.
    • a clenched fist
    • his clenched (or clinched) teeth
  • verb hold in a tight grasp
    clinch; clench.
    • clench a steering wheel

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skinny

  • noun confidential information about a topic or person
    • he wanted the inside skinny on the new partner
  • adjective satellite being very thin
    underweight; boney; scraggy; scrawny; weedy.
    • a child with skinny freckled legs
    • a long scrawny neck

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muscle

  • noun one of the contractile organs of the body
    musculus.
  • noun animal tissue consisting predominantly of contractile cells
    muscular tissue.

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