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wheeze

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to breathe hard, quickly, or with difficulty
  • he was wheezing rapidly after a hard run

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wheeze

noun

Synonyms of wheeze (Entry 2 of 2)

1 as in whistle, whoosh

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The first known use of wheeze was in the 15th century

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“Wheeze.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/wheeze. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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