suffering from .
pertaining to :
an asthmatic wheeze.
a person suffering from .
She had earlier offered a terse description of how her asthmatic brother had come to die.
The Gentle Giant Cut Down by Cops Michael Daly July 23, 2014
(Police at the scene initially claimed that the asthmatic, 350-pound Garner had suffered a heart attack).
Eric Garner Was Choked to Death for Selling Loosies Nick Gillespie December 2, 2014
For example, I cannot imagine trying to treat a diabetic patient without insulin, or an asthmatic patient without bronchodilators.
When Antibiotics Don’t Work, It’s Everyone’s Problem Russell Saunders April 30, 2014
The sunburned hacendados had the bodies of people who live outdoors, for even the asthmatic Count had been a stockman.
When the Owl Cries Paul Bartlett
“That’s truth enough,” said an asthmatic voice from the backstairs.
The Manxman Hall Caine
His head was bowed, his shoulders heaved horribly, and from him came a sound like an asthmatic horse whinnying.
Command William McFee
He was short-breathed, asthmatic and possessed a tempestuous temper.
Up the Forked River Edward Sylvester Ellis
He used to do it himself; but now that he is getting old, he does not like the trouble, and it makes him asthmatic.
The Elect Lady George MacDonald
The organ is asthmatic and the wheezing gets on my gray matter.
Letters of a Dakota Divorcee Jane Burr
In fact, as my physician advises the inhalation of tobacco smoke for my asthmatic difficulties, I will join you.
Trent’s Trust and Other Stories Bret Harte
of, relating to, or having asthma
a person who has asthma
1540s, from Latin asthmaticus, from Greek asthmatikos, from asthma (see asthma). Noun meaning “person with asthma” is recorded from 1610s.
the doctrine or belief that there is no God. disbelief in the existence of a supreme being or beings. Contemporary Examples Just as no unbeliever may be barred from federal service for his atheism, no true believer may be excluded for his abiding faith. The Constitution and the Candidates: Race, Religion, Romney, and Ryan Akhil […]
a person who denies or disbelieves the existence of a supreme being or beings. Contemporary Examples Louisiana pastor Jerry DeWitt unexpectedly became an atheist celebrity when he lost his faith. Atheist Ex-Pastor Jerry DeWitt’s Mission to Red America David Masciotra November 16, 2013 An apostate and an atheist, she has rejected Islam as her personal […]
pertaining to or characteristic of or ; containing, suggesting, or disseminating : atheistic literature; atheistic people. Contemporary Examples Congress established prayer day in 1952, at a time when Americans lived in fear of “atheistic Communism” and nuclear Armageddon. The Pentagon Prayer Fight James Carroll April 23, 2010 They had Ph.D. degrees from some German school, […]
an of antimatter. antiatom (ān’tē-āt’əm, ān’tī-) An atom composed of antiparticles. An antiatom consists of positrons, antiprotons, and antineutrons. It has the same mass and spin as an ordinary atom, and the same amount of charge and magnetic moment, but the charge and magnetic moment are the opposite of those of an ordinary atom.