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wheezy

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adjective \ˈhwē-zē, ˈwē-\

Definition of wheezy

wheezier

wheeziest

  1. 1 :  inclined to wheeze

  2. 2 :  having a wheezing sound <a wheezy cough> <the wheezy call of a phoebe>

wheezily

play \-zə-lē\ adverb

wheeziness

play \-zē-nəs\ noun


1818

First Known Use of wheezy

1818

Rhymes with wheezy


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