As a rule he was a stertorous breather, and when first they were married Hetty could scarcely sleep with his snoring.
With that enigmatical comment he was silent save for stertorous breathing.
His stertorous breathing was the only sound in the room, intolerable in its monotony.
He seemed in a profound stupor, but there was no stertorous breathing.
A series of low, stertorous growls followed, growls that made my blood run cold!
The only sound was the stertorous breathing of the unconscious guard.
Insensibility, stertorous breathing, lividity of face and body, and death from asphyxia.
There was something ominous about the spasmodic and stertorous breathing.
The lurid glare dies down; stertorous night resumes her sway o'er the living and the dead.
The only evidence of life about him was the sound of stertorous breathing.