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chesty

adjective A regionally popular adjective referring to sudden and often repetitive defence cough reflex, which helps clear the trachea and bronchioles;as in, a chesty cough.
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Chesty XIV will now be trained for the role of mascot - apprentice, until his mentor, the elderly Chesty retires later this year.
These All in One Relief products--such as those offered by Lemsip and Beechams--are able to tackle a whole range of ailments associated with colds and flu, such as sore throats= runny noses and chesty coughs, and they have much appeal.
Using her chesty lower range, the soprano reveals a soulful new sound and infuses a staggeringly wide range of songs with a disarming emotional vulnerability.
I hesitate to interrupt the victory laps, the chesty posing, the passing out of medals.
the uniform required of chesty video-game adventure girls.
We cheer and try to lose ourselves in borrowed pride, in these blind, chesty European nationalisms.
Many of their covers, year after year, were devoted to grinning Nazis, bespectacled Japanese officers, and cold North Koreans torturing, whipping, and dismembering chesty and chained American nurses--even more covers than were devoted to vicious attack trout.
Patton, Chesty Puller was ill suited to the peacetime establishment.
Both can be used in conjunction with the Chesty Puller chest harness.
A visit to the doctor's with a chesty cough turned into a two-week hospital stay for Cory, as he battled pneumonia.
Cough medicines can help to ease a troublesome cough that feels dry or tickly or itchy or a chesty cough.
For chesty coughs CARE Mentholated Bronchial Balsam eases chesty coughs and sore throats.