To dream that you are gagging indicates that you have trouble showing how you really feel regarding a particular situation. This dream may also warn you that you should hold your thoughts back before you stick your foot in your mouth.
To dream that you are sitting implies that you are unsure of which direction to take or which path to follow in your life. It may also indicate that you want to relax and not partake in any strenuous activity.
To dream that you or someone else is being strangled suggests that you are refusing to reveal a personal attribute or feature to others. You want to keep it concealed either out of fear or anger.
To dream that you are suffocating suggests that you are overwhelmed by some person or issue. You are being prohibited from achieving your goals. You are under a lot of pressure.
To dream that you are choking on an object indicates that you are reluctant to accept someone's opinion or suggestions. You may also find it difficult to communicate your own feelings or emotions. If you are choking on food, this may be a symbol of your feelings of inadequacy or hidden emotions.
To dream that someone is choking you implies that you are refusing to express your feelings, especially when it comes to admitting that you are scared, angry, or have other strong feelings about someone. Someone, something, or perhaps even you, are forcing these expressions to be held back.
To dream that you are choking someone implies that you are angry or frustrated. You want to stop someone from exposing a secret or potentially damaging truth.
These dreams can cause anxiety and will often result in the dreamer rousing him/herself from sleep.