English version

choke off something

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishchoke off something phrasal verbPREVENTto prevent something from happening It is feared that higher interest rates might choke off economic recovery. choke→ See Verb table
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Verb table
choke
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theychoke
he, she, itchokes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theychoked
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave choked
he, she, ithas choked
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad choked
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill choke
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have choked
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam choking
he, she, itis choking
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you, we, theyare choking
Past
I, he, she, itwas choking
you, we, theywere choking
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been choking
he, she, ithas been choking
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been choking
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be choking
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been choking
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