Synonyms for cough

Synonyms for (noun) cough

Synonyms: cough, coughing

Definition: a sudden noisy expulsion of air from the lungs that clears the air passages; a common symptom of upper respiratory infection or bronchitis or pneumonia or tuberculosis

Similar words: symptom

Definition: (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease

Synonyms for (verb) cough

Synonyms: cough

Definition: exhale abruptly, as when one has a chest cold or congestion

Usage: The smoker coughs all day

Similar words: spit out, spit up, cough out, cough up, expectorate

Definition: discharge (phlegm or sputum) from the lungs and out of the mouth