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phlegmy

[flem-ee] /ˈflɛm i/
adjective, phlegmier, phlegmiest.
1.
of, relating to, or characterized by phlegm.
Origin
1540-1550
1540-50; phlegm + -y1
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  • At the same time, explosive, phlegmy hisses are blasted at the threat with each exhalation.
Word Origin and History for phlegmy
adj.

1540s, from phlegm + -y (2).

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