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SOB

shortness of breath.

SOB

abbreviation for short of breath.

SOB

Shortness of breath. See Dyspnea.

sob,

n a short, convulsive inspiration, attended by contraction of the diaphragm and spasmodic closure of the glottis.
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When asked who sobbed the most during their conscious uncoupling she said: "Oh, God, me.
A FATHER accused of killing his six children in a house fire collapsed and sobbed in the witness box as a court heard a 999 call made by him and his wife as the blaze took hold.
Ege, who was convicted of murder last month, sobbed after the judge jailed her for life with a minimum term of 17 years.
A WOMAN sobbed "He's dead, he's dead" to a 999 operator after discovering the body of an elderly man in Middlesbrough, a court has heard.
A SHOPKEEPER accused of bludgeoning his postmistress wife to death and then claiming an armed robber had attacked her, sobbed without tears as he described what had happened to one of the first police officers at the scene, a court heard.
The first time I saw the show I was heavily pregnant, highly hormonal and sobbed through most of the final act, watching the tale unravel through a fog of tears.
A COUPLE accused over the death of a two-year-old boy sobbed in court and asked for their mothers yesterday.
Carr, 26, sobbed hysterically as she told her: "I don't understand, I don't understand why.
Relatives of passengers on board American Airlines Flight 587 sobbed and fell to their knees in grief after hearing the flight bound for the Dominican Republic, a Spanish-speaking Caribbean nation, crashed shortly after take-off.
Three hours earlier, Ricky and I had been singing "Immaculate Mary" side by side in the very spot where he now sobbed in complete humiliation.
THE family and friends of a Leeds-based soldier with a "big heart" who was killed in Afghanistan supported each other as they sobbed at his repatriation.
When the judge passed sentence, Lohan gasped and sobbed on her lawyer's shouder.