As verbs the difference between startling and strangling
is that startling
is while strangling
As an adjective startling
is likely to startle; surprising; shocking.
As a noun strangling is
the crime of killing by strangling.
Likely to startle; surprising; shocking.
, date=September 27
, author=Alistair Magowan
, title=Bayern Munich 2 - 0 Man City
, work=BBC Sport
, passage=That startling
admission capped a miserable night for City as they arrived in Germany following an unbeaten start to the season.}}
The crime of killing by strangling.