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Meaning of SHORT-WINDED

Pronunciation:  'short 'windid, sh'ortw'indud

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  breathing laboriously or convulsively
 

SHORT-WINDED is a 12 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: blown, breathless, dyspneal, dyspneic, dyspnoeal, dyspnoeic, gasping, out of breath(p), panting, pursy, winded
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Short"-wind`ed\, a.
Affected with shortness of breath; having a quick, difficult
respiration, as dyspnoic and asthmatic persons. --May.

 

 

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