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Meaning of “cough” - Learner’s Dictionary

cough

verb [I]     /kɒf/
B1 to make air come out of your throat with a short sound: Paul has been coughing and sneezing all day.Noises made by the bodyColds and fluFevers and infectious diseases
Translations of “cough”
in Arabic يَسْعُل…
in Korean 기침하다…
in Malaysian batuk…
in French tousser…
in Turkish öksürmek/tıksırmak…
in Italian tossire…
in Chinese (Traditional) 咳,咳嗽, 發出咳嗽般的聲音…
in Russian кашлять…
in Polish kaszleć…
in Vietnamese ho…
in Spanish toser…
in Portuguese tossir…
in Thai ไอ…
in German husten…
in Catalan tossir…
in Japanese (人)がせきをする…
in Indonesian batuk…
in Chinese (Simplified) 咳,咳嗽, 发出咳嗽般的声音…
(Definition of cough verb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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