Wheeze

What is Wheeze?

Wheeze is (noun) 1. a whistling noise made when breathing I’m full of coughs and wheezes. 2. a clever trick He thought he had discovered a clever wheeze how to avoid paying tax until he got caught. (verb) to make a whistling sound when breathing The little boy had an attack of asthma and started to wheeze.

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level