Simple Definition of sneeze
: to suddenly force air out through your nose and mouth with a usually loud noise because your body is reacting to dust, a sickness, etc.
Full Definition of sneeze
: to make a sudden violent spasmodic audible expiration of breath through the nose and mouth especially as a reflex act
: to make light of <the cost was nothing to sneeze at>
Examples of sneeze
She was constantly sneezing and coughing.
Origin of sneeze
Middle English snesen, alteration of fnesen, from Old English fnēosan; akin to Middle High German pfnūsen to snort, sneeze, Greek pnein to breathe
First Known Use: 14th century
Definition of sneeze
: an act or instance of sneezing
First Known Use of sneeze
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