Definition of lunged in English:



  • Having lungs, especially of a specified kind.

    ‘lunged fish’
    in combination ‘his big-lunged female backing singer’
    • ‘It was hardly a surprise for a one-lunged alcoholic riddled with cancer.’
    • ‘The great-lunged session singer performs the opening theme tune, while my own voice can be heard on the end credits.’
    • ‘The idea is to turn them into something that would kill them, like a non-lunged fish on land.’
    • ‘The large-lunged Brady almost steals with show with her erotic acting.’
    • ‘As volcanic activity slowed and oxygen output of plants declined, small-lunged dinosaurs had trouble adjusting.’