HyperDic: choky

English > 2 senses of the word choky:
ADJECTIVEallchokyso tight as to tend to choke
NOUNartifactchoky, chokeyBritish slang (dated) for a prison
English > choky: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningSo tight as to tend to choke.
Example"a choky collar"
BroadertightClosely constrained or constricted or constricting
English > choky: 2 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningBritish slang (dated) for a prison.
Broaderprison, prison houseA correctional institution where persons are confined while on trial or for punishment

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