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Synonyms for strangle

Synonyms for strangle

to interfere with or stop the normal breathing of, especially by constricting the windpipe

to hold (something requiring an outlet) in check

Synonyms for strangle

kill by squeezing the throat of so as to cut off the air

die from strangulation

prevent the progress or free movement of

constrict (someone's) throat and keep from breathing

struggle for breath

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These days, The Stranglers are JJ, Baz Warne (guitar and vocals), Jet Black (drums) and Dave Greenfield (keyboards).
Released at the time when the punk elite were actively trying to branch out into new areas, the Stranglers didn't have the slightest clue.
Soon the doctorate made way for full time music and he returned to the UK in 1974 to form The Stranglers with Jet Black and Jean Jacques Burnel.
After all, the Stranglers are nothing if not consistently talented.
I first tried the experiment two years ago because I had been writing lots of stuff for The Stranglers on acoustic guitar - although I am known as base player, I was trained as a classical guitarist.
The album was Rattus Norvegicus by The Stranglers and I'd quite simply heard nothing like it before.
The Stranglers - On Stage, On Screen, out now Virtually every track on this blistering DVD is either a hit or a classic album track from the legendary Stranglers.
THIS was, as Cornwell explained himself, 'a game of three halves'; the first set a complete rendition of his 1997 solo album Guilty, the third a collection of Stranglers classics (many of which he'd not played since leaving the band in 1990) and, in between, a lively 20 minutes from Brothers of Brazil, a 'punkanova' duo from Sao Paolo, on whose hit TV show 62-year-old Cornwell once appeared.
The Stranglers play Carling Academy Liverpool on October 26, tickets are available from the box office or www.
MUSIC legends Blondie and The Stranglers are heading for this year's Summer Pops.
VIOLENCE, darkness and aggression have always characterised The Stranglers.
That The Stranglers have just celebrated their 25th anniversary speaks volumes, not so much for how easily those ideals were compromised (although they certainly were) but rather how far removed the band really was from the punk ethos.
BAZ Warne is sitting in the spare room of fellow Stranglers musician JJ Burnel's London pad, looking out at the Thames.
HUGH Cornwell and I have calmed down a fair bit since the days when he was belting out high-octane songs on stage with the Stranglers while I was pogoing away ferociously, dodging flying seats in the process.
Fan power also extends to the shows' encore; they have been voting through Cornwell's website and the most popular Stranglers classics will be played at the end of the evening.