smoker's cough

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of smoker's cough

: a cough caused by smoking

Word by Word Definitions

smoker play
  1. : one that smokes

  2. : a railroad car or compartment in which smoking is allowed

  3. : an informal social gathering for men

cough play
  1. : to expel air from the lungs suddenly with a sharp, short noise : to emit a cough (see 2cough 1)

  2. : to make a noise like that of coughing

  3. : to expel by coughing

  1. : a sudden, sharp-sounding expulsion of air from the lungs acting as a protective mechanism to clear the air passages or as a symptom of pulmonary disturbance

  2. : a condition marked by repeated or frequent coughing


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