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Definition 1: breathing with a husky or whistling sound - [noun denoting act]

(wheeze is a kind of ...) the bodily process of inhalation and exhalation; the process of taking in oxygen from inhaled air and releasing carbon dioxide by exhalation

Definition 2: (Briticism) a clever or amusing scheme or trick - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where wheeze or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a clever wheeze probably succeeded in neutralizing the German espionage threat

(wheeze is a kind of ...) an elaborate and systematic plan of action

(wheeze belongs to a domain located in ...) a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom

Definition 3: breathe with difficulty - [verb of body]

(wheeze is a kind of ...) draw air into, and expel out of, the lungs

"I can breathe better when the air is clean" "The patient is respiring"

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