Because of the wide variability in codeine metabolism, its use as a cough suppressant is not recommended.
Will went on to say doctors believe a “sneeze or some cough” can spread Ebola.
Did you choose that movie just because you liked the way Drew Barrymore looked on the cover (cough, Home Fries)?
Then dig into your coffers and cough up the required cash to make work more efficient and, yes, fun.
Brosseau said her views had nothing to do with Ebola spreading among the public at large through a sneeze or cough.
It shook the cab as it resumed its revolving with a sputter and a cough in the muffler.
This small exertion started a cough that threatened to tear him apart.
Chabot declared that he had heard him cough, but I did not believe it.
His reply was that he had a bad cold without any cough to suit it.
Charles found it hard to keep a note of anxiety out of his voice when Lenora sank into a near chair and began to cough.
early 14c., coughen, probably in Old English, but not recorded, from Proto-Germanic *kokh- (with the rough "kh" of German or of Scottish loch; cf. Middle Dutch kochen, Middle High German kuchen). Onomatopoeic. Related: Coughed; coughing. As a noun from c.1300.
v. coughed, cough·ing, coughs
To expel air from the lungs suddenly and noisily, often to keep the respiratory passages free of irritating material. n.
The act of coughing.
An illness marked by frequent coughing.