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leather-lunged

[leth -er-luhngd] /ˈlɛð ərˈlʌŋd/
adjective
1.
speaking or capable of speaking in a loud, resonant voice, especially for prolonged periods:
The leather-lunged senator carried on the filibuster for 18 hours.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50
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  • From manufactured ear-splitting noise to the purity of organ music and leather-lunged fans.

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