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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Given to wheezing.
  • adj. Producing a wheezing sound.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. That wheezes.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Breathing with difficulty and with a wheeze; wheezing. Used also figuratively.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Affected with or characterized by wheezing.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. having a tone of a reed instrument
  • adj. relating to breathing with a whistling sound

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