The meaning of this word is to squeeze the neck of a person or any windpipe. Hampering and suppressing come under this category.To kill by stopping the breath in any manner
choke, stifle, suffocate, repress, gag, muzzle.
1) Raju strangled his wife to death.
2)That particular person is strangled because he deals with human beings only in social terms
3)It is said that Bob Woolmer was draped in towel and further strangled.
4)Richa strangled herself to death because that was the easiest mode of suicide.