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Meaning of CHOKY

Pronunciation:  'chowkee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  British slang (dated) for a prison
  2. [adj]  so tight as to tend to choke; "a choky collar"
 

CHOKY is a 5 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: chokey, tight
 
 See Also: prison, prison house

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Cho"ky\, n. [From Hind. chauki watching, guard.]
1. A station, as for collection of customs, for palanquin
   bearers, police, etc. [India]

2. Specif., a prison or lockup; a jail. [India, or Slang,
   Eng.]

 

 

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