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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR COUGH

Captain Smith affected a cough, and put his brown mare into a canter.

His father's cough had been bad all night, and this made his mother troubled and cross.

Mis' Eben Smith's got eight young ones down with the whoopin'-cough.

I then made him understand that I had a weak chest, and that the smoke made me cough.

Here a cough interrupted him, and he paused and ran his hand through his hair.

If my cough would get better, then I would get strong again.

All the same though, this cough won't do me the service of making me croak.

She leant her head against the wall to cough with more force.

As they passed the second one Carnes suddenly began to cough.

For a cough or cold, take six ounces of Malaga raisins, and beat them to a fine paste, with the same quantity of sugarcandy.

RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR COUGH

wheeze

verbbreathe roughly, heavily
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.