Definition of Throttlers

1. Noun. (plural of throttler) ¹



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Definition of Throttlers

1. throttler [n] - See also: throttler

Lexicographical Neighbors of Throttlers

thropple
throppled
thropples
throstle
throstles
throstling
throtteen
throttle
throttle body
throttle valve
throttleable
throttled
throttlehold
throttleholds
throttler
throttlers (current term)
throttles
throttling
through
through(a)
through-and-through laceration
through-and-through myocardial infarction
through-ball
through-composed
through-shine
through-stitch
through-stone
through-ticketing
through an experiment
through and through

Literary usage of Throttlers

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Noctes Ambrosianæ by John Wilson, Robert Shelton Mackenzie, James Hogg (1863)
"Aiblins the verra hauns o' Burke himsell ! What throttlers ! North. Why, they are throttlers, James—but they never belonged in life to any of the gang. ..."

2. Noctes Ambrosianæ by John Wilson, Robert Shelton Mackenzie, James Hogg, William Maginn, John Gibson Lockhart (1856)
"Shepherd. Weel! what altho' ? Are they a present frae Dr. Knox, or his freen Hare ? Aiblins the verra hauns o' Burke himsell! What throttlers! North. ..."

3. The Religions of India by Edward Washburn Hopkins (1895)
"1 Thugs (defined as'knaves' by Sherwood, more probably ' throttlers') must be distinguished from ..."

4. Historical Records of New South Wales by Frank Murcott Bladen (1893)
"... were, in attempting to master some of their " throttlers " or gutturals. They wanted us much to invitations come on shore, which was impracticable. ..."

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