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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of breathing having a heavy snoring sound.

Usage examples (35)
  • Taurus Antinor's breath came in short, stertorous gasps, his throat was parched and his tongue clove to the roof of his mouth.
  • Now his breathing was what doctors call stertorous, heavy and oppressed.
  • His heart pounded; his breathing became stertorous.
  • His breathing was so stertorous we had a standing joke. for more
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