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Wordnet 3.0


1. breathing laboriously or convulsively;
[syn: blown, pursy, short-winded, winded]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Short-winded \Short"-wind`ed\, a. Affected with shortness of breath; having a quick, difficult respiration, as dyspnoic and asthmatic persons. --May. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

short-winded adj 1: breathing laboriously or convulsively [syn: blown, pursy, short-winded, winded]