Definition of cougher in English:

cougher

noun

  • See cough

    • ‘Avoid close contact, especially with sneezers or coughers.’
    • ‘It seems common experience in concert halls and theatres that we cannot suppress a cough, although the cougher and his neighbours may disagree about this.’
    • ‘He suggests that if you are a persistent cougher, you should see a physician and have the cough checked, just to be sure there is nothing more serious behind it.’
    • ‘I averted my eyes and glared at the cougher.’
    • ‘There have been croaky coughers everywhere you turn, all sneezing away, hoping to get rid of their infection by passing it on to you.’