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Pronunciation of Cough: Learn how to pronounce Cough in English correctly

Learn how to say Cough correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word cough:

(intransitive) to expel air or solid matter from the lungs abruptly and explosively through the partially closed vocal chords
(intransitive) to make a sound similar to this
(transitive) to utter or express with a cough or coughs
(intransitive) (slang) to confess to a crime
an act, instance, or sound of coughing
a condition of the lungs or throat that causes frequent coughing
Derived Forms
ˈcougher noun
Word Origin
Old English cohhetten; related to Middle Dutch kochen, Middle High German kūchen to wheeze; probably of imitative origin