verb (used without object), wheezed, wheez·ing.
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Origin of wheeze
OTHER WORDS FROM wheezewheezer, nounwheez·ing·ly, adverb
Words nearby wheeze
Example sentences from the Web for wheeze
Some 41 percent of allergy-free and wheeze-free children had grown up in such allergen and bacteria-rich homes.More Germs, Less Asthma? Study Shows Babies Exposed to Bacteria and Dander at Less Risk|Brandy Zadrozny|June 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Many sniffle and wheeze antidotes are in the list of the 100 most frequently prescribed medications in 2013.Blame Climate Change for Your Terrible Seasonal Allergies|Kent Sepkowitz|May 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She was so weak in the chest you could hear her wheeze as far as you could see her.Christmas Every Day and Other Stories|W. D. Howells
Landry disappeared behind the curtains and in a moment Fred heard the wheeze of an atomizer.Song of the Lark|Willa Cather
There is every variety of this music, from the low wheeze of the asthmatic, to the stentorian grunt of the corpulent and profound.
I jumped him three times before I could get a fair shot at him, and could hear him wheeze every time I came near him.Cruisings in the Cascades|George O. Shields
I plainly heard the wheeze of blood in its throat, and the sound, like a death-rattle, affected me powerfully.Tales of lonely trails|Zane Grey