Definition of croupy in English:

croupy

adjective

  • See croup

    • ‘If you are not able to break your child's fast breathing and croupy cough, call your child's doctor or seek medical attention as soon as possible.’
    • ‘If your child starts to make louder croupy noises when he or she breathes, try the following measures.’
    • ‘A 21-month-old, previously healthy girl presented initially with a generalized rash and nonproductive cough, which progressively became croupy with moderate stridor.’