Associations to the word «Throat»

Wiktionary

THROAT, noun. The front part of the neck.
THROAT, noun. The gullet or windpipe.
THROAT, noun. A narrow opening in a vessel.
THROAT, noun. Station throat.
THROAT, noun. The part of a chimney between the gathering, or portion of the funnel which contracts in ascending, and the flue.
THROAT, noun. (nautical) The upper fore corner of a boom-and-gaff sail, or of a staysail.
THROAT, noun. (nautical) That end of a gaff which is next the mast.
THROAT, noun. (nautical) The angle where the arm of an anchor is joined to the shank.
THROAT, noun. (shipbuilding) The inside of a timber knee.
THROAT, noun. (botany) The orifice of a tubular organ; the outer end of the tube of a monopetalous corolla; the faux, or fauces.
THROAT, verb. (obsolete) To utter in the throat; to mutter.
THROAT, verb. (UK) (dialect) (obsolete) To mow (beans, etc.) in a direction against their bending.
THROAT BACK, noun. An electrolarynx.
THROAT DISTEMPER, noun. (pathology) (obsolete) Any of several potentially fatal human diseases that have their most visible symptoms affecting the throat.
THROAT FUCKING, noun. (vulgar) Aggressive deepthroat fellatio
THROAT LATCH, noun. Alternative form of throatlatch
THROAT MICROPHONE, noun. A laryngophone.
THROAT PAINT, noun. (medicine) Ointment that is applied inside an oral cavity or throat.
THROAT PAINTS, noun. Plural of throat paint

Dictionary definition

THROAT, noun. The passage to the stomach and lungs; in the front part of the neck below the chin and above the collarbone.
THROAT, noun. An opening in the vamp of a shoe at the instep.
THROAT, noun. A passage resembling a throat in shape or function; "the throat of the vase"; "the throat of a chimney";.
THROAT, noun. The part of an animal's body that corresponds to a person's throat.

Wise words

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Friedrich Nietzsche