Guttpuppy wrote:choke ( P ) Pronunciation Key (chk)
v. choked, chok·ing, chokes
To have difficulty in breathing, swallowing, or speaking.
To become blocked up or obstructed.
Sports. To shorten one's grip on the handle of a bat or racket. Often used with up.
To fail to perform effectively because of nervous agitation or tension, especially in an athletic contest: choked by missing an easy putt on the final hole.
Does that come complete with a picture of Big Ben too?
(Sorry, GP, but I had to go there. Can't let Steelers fans bust on my boy McNabb for his performance after how Roethlisberger played 2 weeks ago).