Antonyms for gag

n. t.:

encourage, give a voice to,

silence, stop up:

allow, encourage, free, help, assist, release, aid, let go.

vomit, choke:

idle, soothe, rest, laze.

Usage examples for gag

  1. Then he loosened the gag- it had been cruelly tight- and went his way, again closing the door of the box- car. – The Circular Staircase by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  2. The rope and the gag are ready! – The Huntress by Hulbert Footner
  3. Then, in furious haste, I set to work to remove the gag. – The Devil Doctor by Sax Rohmer
  4. While he was speaking, one of my guards had removed the gag from my mouth, but I made no reply to Zat Arras: simply standing there in silence with level gaze fixed upon the Jed of Zodanga. – The Gods of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs