- The throttle of an engine,as of an automobile.
- The latter may be used with bypass or throttling valves in the tower water pipework circuit
- I revved the plane to get the attention of the geese, hit the throttle and was airborne in less than 30 metres.
- The throttle valve adjuster was replaced.
- The criminal throttled the watchman and robbed the bank.
- Accused the government of throttling the freedom of the press
- The tyrant throttled freedom in his country.
- You have to push the throttle forward for more power.