Throttle Meaning and Definition


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Throttle meaning

Word: Throttle

How to pronounce: θrɒtl

Noun

Definitions:

1. A device controlling the flow of fuel or power to an engine.

Example sentences: "The engines were at full throttle"

2. A throat, gullet, or windpipe.

Example sentences: "The neck of each bottle she thrusts down her throttle."

Transitive verb

Definitions:

1. Attack or kill (someone) by choking or strangling them.

Example sentences: "She was sorely tempted to throttle him"

2. Control (an engine or vehicle) with a throttle.

Example sentences: "It has two engines that can be throttled"


Synonyms:

flow control valve

orifice

restrictor

damper

inductor

garrote

choke

strangle

suffocate

strangulate

confine

gas pedal

gas

accelerator pedal

accelerator


Derivations:

throttling

throttled


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Throttle in Other Languages...

Spanish: Acelerador

German: Kehle

French: étrangler

Italian: Strozzare

Turkish: Kelebek


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