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chock

chock

 
pronunciation:
chak
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb, adverb
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part of speech: noun
definition: a wedge or block placed under an object to prevent it from moving.
similar words:
wedge
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: chocked, chocking, chocks
definition: to furnish or hold steady with a chock or chocks.
similar words:
wedge
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part of speech: adverb
definition: as close as possible.
Put the table chock up against the wall.