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wheezy

[ hwee-zee, wee- ]
/ ˈʰwi zi, ˈwi- /
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adjective, wheez·i·er, wheez·i·est.
afflicted with or characterized by wheezing: wheezy breathing.
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Origin of wheezy

First recorded in 1810–20; wheeze + -y1

OTHER WORDS FROM wheezy

wheez·i·ly, adverbwheez·i·ness, noun
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