hacking cough


: a loud, dry cough
The patient has a hacking cough.

Dictionary Entries Near hacking cough

Cite this Entry

“Hacking cough.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hacking%20cough. Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!