Phthisicky
Phthisicky Phthis"ick*y, a. Having phthisis, or some symptom of it, as difficulty in breathing. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • phthisicky — adjective Having phthisis, or some symptom of it, as difficulty in breathing …   Wiktionary

  • phthisicky — adj. pertaining to tuberculosis, of consumption; suffering from consumption, affected with tuberculosis …   English contemporary dictionary

  • phthisicky — phthis·icky …   English syllables

  • phthisicky — ˈtizə̇kē, zēk , ki adjective Etymology: phthisic (I) + y : phthisic, asthmatic, wheezy …   Useful english dictionary

  • phthisical — /tiz i keuhl, thiz /, adj. pertaining to, of the nature of, or affected by phthisis. Also, phthisicky. [1605 15; PHTHISIC + AL1] * * * …   Universalium

  • phthisical — /ˈθaɪsəkəl/ (say thuysuhkuhl), /ˈfθaɪ / (say fthuy ) adjective Rare relating to, of the nature of, or affected by phthisis. Also, phthisicky …   Australian English dictionary

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