broken-winded

adjective
bro·​ken-wind·​ed | \ ˈbrō-kən-ˈwin-dəd How to pronounce broken-winded (audio) \

Definition of broken-winded

: affected with or as if with heaves a broken-winded horse

First Known Use of broken-winded

circa 1523, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of broken-winded was circa 1523

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“Broken-winded.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/broken-winded. Accessed 22 Feb. 2020.

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broken-winded

adjective
bro·​ken-wind·​ed | \ -ˈwind-əd How to pronounce broken-winded (audio) \

Medical Definition of broken-winded

: affected with heaves

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