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


Saunders became vehement, and paid the penalty of a paroxysm of coughing.

A wheezing and coughing and clanking of keys interrupted the proceedings.

But not on this side, for I am afraid we might have a fresh fit of coughing.

And he gave the Tanner a crack that made him roar for all his coughing.

Jabouille himself was coughing his life out, reduced to a very skeleton.

But the Kid was coughing so hard that he could not answer the question.

Lorilleux, seized with a fit of coughing, almost doubled up on his stool.

But she was seized with a fit of coughing, and almost choked.

During the night he was seized with a confounded fit of coughing.

Clemence had a terrible attack of coughing as soon as she moved.