Definition of cough drop in English:

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cough drop

Pronunciation: /ˈkäf ˌdräp/


A medicated lozenge sucked to relieve a cough or sore throat.
Example sentences
  • What we thought was going to be a costume change turned out to be a nip off stage to get a cough sweet.
  • You seemed like you needed a cough drop at first or something.
  • But don't give hard candy, cough drops or throat lozenges to children under 4.

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Syllabification: cough drop

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