Definitions for gag

Definitions for (noun) gag

Main entry: gag, muzzle

Definition: restraint put into a person's mouth to prevent speaking or shouting

Main entry: gag, jape, jest, laugh, joke

Definition: a humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter

Usage: 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

Definitions for (verb) gag

Main entry: gag, retch, heave

Definition: make an unsuccessful effort to vomit; strain to vomit

Main entry: gag, choke

Definition: cause to retch or choke

Main entry: choke, gag, suffocate, strangle

Definition: struggle for breath; have insufficient oxygen intake

Usage: he swallowed a fishbone and gagged

Main entry: quip, gag

Definition: make jokes or quips

Usage: The students were gagging during dinner

Main entry: muzzle, gag

Definition: tie a gag around someone's mouth in order to silence them

Usage: The burglars gagged the home owner and tied him to a chair

Main entry: fret, gag, choke

Definition: be too tight; rub or press

Usage: This neckband is choking the cat

Main entry: gag, muzzle

Definition: prevent from speaking out

Usage: The press was gagged

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