noun. ['ˈkɑːfɪŋ'] a sudden noisy expulsion of air from the lungs that clears the air passages; a common symptom of upper respiratory infection or bronchitis or pneumonia or tuberculosis.
- respiratory illness
- respiratory disorder
- respiratory disease
Words that Rhyme with Coughing
Example sentences of the word coughing
1. Noun, singular or mass
Continued dry coughing can be a sign of a serious heart problem.
2. Verb, gerund or present participle
But when your baby is coughing and gagging, it is less cute and far more troubling.