Textual thesaurus for "gag"

(noun) muzzle

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

(noun) jape, jest, laugh, joke

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

(verb) retch, heave

make an unsuccessful effort to vomit; strain to vomit

(verb) choke

cause to retch or choke

(verb) choke, suffocate, strangle

struggle for breath; have insufficient oxygen intake

he swallowed a fishbone and gagged

(verb) quip

make jokes or quips

The students were gagging during dinner

(verb) muzzle

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) fret, choke

be too tight; rub or press

This neckband is choking the cat

(verb) muzzle

prevent from speaking out

The press was gagged