5 Letters
3 Consonants
2 Vowels
1 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use cough as a noun or as a verb in a sentence.
About Cough
A 1 syllables noun and 5 letters with the letters c, g, h, o, and u, 3 consonants, 2 vowels and 1 syllables with the middle letter u. Cough starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters c, co, cou, coug, and the ending characters are h, gh, ugh, ough, ..
The act of exhaling air suddenly with a noise
Middle English
School Grade
Cough is set as a grade one word that starts with c, ends with h, 1 syllables, 2 vowels and 5 letters.
Is cough a scrabble word? A 11 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Cough in Pig Latin is said as "oughcay or oughcway".
c | o | u | g | h
co | ou | ug | gh
cou | oug | ugh
coug | ough
Word Gram
Noun Examples
the act of exhaling air suddenly with a noise
sudden expulsion of air from the lungs that clears the air passages;
a common symptom of upper respiratory infection or bronchitis or pneumonia or tuberculosis
Verb Examples
exhale abruptly, as when one has a chest cold or congestion;
"The smoker coughs all day"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Cough"

There are 88 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to cough.

Aqua Lung
Aqualunga device (trade name Aqua-Lung) that lets divers breathe under water
scuba is an acronym for self-contained underwater breathing apparatus
Aqua Lung
Artificial Respiration
Aspirationthe act of inhaling
the drawing in of air (or other gases) as in breathing
Asthmatic Wheeze
Birdwarm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
Blowforceful exhalation through the nose or mouth
"he gave his nose a loud blow"
"he blew out all the candles with a single puff"
Booa cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt
Breaththe process of taking in and expelling air during breathing
"he took a deep breath and dived into the pool"
"he was fighting to his last breath"

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There are 1 anagrams from cough.

Anagram Definition
Coughthe act of exhaling air suddenly with a noise

View English words with the unique letters used in cough. Words With The Letters Cghou


Cough derives from 1 words.

Word Definition
Coughthe act of exhaling air suddenly with a noise


Cough has 3 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Breathing Out
Exhalationthe act of expelling air from the lungs
Expirationthe act of expelling air from the lungs

The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word cough.

Is cough a scrabble word or can you use cough in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 196061 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 119743 games. This 5 letter 11 point scrabble word can be rearranged 120 ways. What other words can be made with the letters c, g, h, o, and u? There's 3 with 7 letters or less with the letters c, g, h, o, and u. Here is a list of 3 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Cough (5 letters) 11 13 cough
Chough (6 letters) 15 +4 16 +3 cghhou
Gaucho (6 letters) 12 +1 14 +1 gaucho


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