lump in the throat


lump in the throat
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English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • a lump in the throat — ► a lump in the throat a feeling of tightness in the throat caused by strong emotion. Main Entry: ↑lump …   English terms dictionary

  • a lump in the throat — a feeling of tightness or dryness in the throat caused by strong emotion, esp. sadness there was a lump in her throat as she gazed down at her uncle s gaunt features …   Useful english dictionary

  • a lump in the throat — a feeling of tightness in the throat caused by strong emotion. → lump …   English new terms dictionary

  • Lump in My Throat — Infobox Single Name = Lump in My Throat Artist = The Departure from Album = Dirty Words Released = 4 April 2005 Format = 7 , CD, Maxi CD Recorded = 2004 2005 Genre = Rock Length = 3:20 Label = Parlophone Producer = Steve Osborne Chart position =… …   Wikipedia

  • lump in your throat —    If you have a lump in your throat, you have a tight feeling in your throat because of a strong emotion such as sadness or gratitude.     The speech was so touching that I had a lump in my throat …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • a lump in your throat — the feeling you get in your throat when you are going to cry His words brought a lump to my throat …   English dictionary

  • a lump in your throat — a tight feeling in your throat that you get when you are about to start crying or when you are trying not to cry The movie s final scene left me with a lump in my throat. = I got a lump in my throat when I watched the film s final scene. • • • M …   Useful english dictionary

  • (a) lump in your throat — a lump in your throat phrase the feeling you get in your throat when you are going to cry His words brought a lump to my throat. Thesaurus: sadness and unhappinesssynonym Main entry: lump …   Useful english dictionary

  • (a) lump in your throat — a lump in (your) throat a strong feeling of emotion that makes speaking difficult. He still couldn t watch the video without getting a lump in his throat, and he wasn t the only one …   New idioms dictionary

  • have a lump in your throat — have, etc. a lump in your throat idiom to feel pressure in the throat because you are very angry or emotional Main entry: ↑lumpidiom …   Useful english dictionary