Meaning of “cough medicine” in the English Dictionary


"cough medicine" in English

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cough medicinenoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈkɒf ˌmed.ɪ.sən/ us /ˈkɑːf ˌmed.ɪ.sən/ also cough mixture

Examples from literature

  • I have an old-fashioned cough medicine I used for the children. 
  • Is Kathleen's cough medicine all gone? Jerry asked, suddenly feeling hot and uncomfortable. 

(Definition of “cough medicine” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)