What are the synonyms for gag?

Synonyms for gag

jest jape joke laugh choke muzzle strangle fret heave suffocate retch quip

Definitions for gag

  • verb - make an unsuccessful effort to vomit; strain to vomit
  • verb - cause to retch or choke
  • verb - struggle for breath; have insufficient oxygen intake; "he swallowed a fishbone and gagged"
  • verb - make jokes or quips; "The students were gagging during dinner"
  • verb - tie a gag around someone's mouth in order to silence them; "The burglars gagged the home owner and tied him to a chair"
  • verb - be too tight; rub or press; "This neckband is choking the cat"
  • verb - prevent from speaking out; "The press was gagged"
  • noun - restraint put into a person's mouth to prevent speaking or shouting
  • noun - a humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter; "he told a very funny joke"; "he knows a million gags"; "thanks for the laugh"; "he laughed unpleasantly at his own jest"; "even a schoolboy's jape is supposed to have some ascertainable point"
  • Pronounciation of gag

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    Antonyms for gag

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    Holonyms for gag

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    Hypernyms for gag

    humor restraint humour constraint witticism wit wittiness hurt bind compact quieten hush up joke compress contract silence sicken jest constrict press still suffer tie squeeze hush shut up

    Hyponyms for gag

    howler riot blue story funny remark shaggy dog story thigh-slapper dirty joke ethnic joke funny sick joke belly laugh scream dirty story funny story in-joke sight gag sidesplitter wow blue joke good story one-liner visual joke

    Meronyms for gag

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    Sounds like gag

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