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cough to release air noisily and spasmodically from the lungs as a result of illness or foreign matter in the respiratory system. [6 definitions]
cough drop a small candylike lozenge that is medicated for relieving a cough, sore throat, or the like.
could used to express that there was ability to do something in the past, or that an action or state was possible in the past. [4 definitions]
couldn't contracted form of "could not".
coulee a deep, narrow ravine, esp. in the western United States, cut by rain or melting snow. [2 definitions]
coulomb a unit of electrical charge equal to the charge of 6.28 times 1018 electrons or the charge transferred in one second by a steady current of one ampere.
coulter variant of colter.
council an assembly of persons gathered together for administrative, legislative, or advisory purposes. [2 definitions]
councilman a member of a council, as of a city or town.
councilor someone who belongs to a council.
councilwoman a female member of a council, as of a city or town.
counsel guidance or advice, esp. as given by an authority or wise person. [6 definitions]
counseling help or guidance from a mental health professional or member of the clergy that is aimed at solving emotional problems or at resolving or preventing conflicts between people in a close relationship.
counselor someone who gives or is hired to give counsel. [3 definitions]
count1 to list or name (numbers or items) one by one in order to find the total. [10 definitions]
count2 one who holds a rank of European nobility that is equivalent to that of an English earl.
countdown the act or procedure of counting in reverse in preparation for some event, such as the firing of a rocket, to occur at "zero". [2 definitions]
countenance facial expression or general appearance. [4 definitions]
counter1 a high, flat surface, usu. long and narrow and with a solid or bulky base, at which people sit on stools or stand to transact business, eat, or prepare food. [2 definitions]
counter2 a manual or automatic device for keeping count of something. [2 definitions]
counter3 in an opposite or contrary manner or direction. [8 definitions]