verb. ['ˈkɑːf, ˈkɔf'] exhale abruptly, as when one has a chest cold or congestion.
- spit up
- spit out
- cough out
- clear the throat
Words that Rhyme with Whooping Cough
Example sentences of the word whooping-cough
1. Noun Phrase
The cough can be related to the whooping cough, a cold, allergies or even a sinus infection.
2. Noun Phrase
Upper respiratory illnesses further include bronchitis, pneumonia, whooping cough and laryngitis, for instance.
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This shot may also be combined with the Pertussis vaccine, which protects against whooping cough.
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Hoffmann also recommends it for congestion due to asthma and whooping cough.
noun. ['ˈkɑːf, ˈkɔf'] 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