Another posts

diagraph meaning lexical entry define melliferous illusion neckline definition pulled a face churchillian definition brought to bear definition wechts definition cantus firmus definition efferent nerve definition judgment on the merits countermovement definition buhl definition hindsight in a sentence abduce definition innoxious meaning what does vacillant mean sagittate leaf slack suit lest usage cannon bone definition soft tack define self-induced assay ton architecturally definition define quaid mud frog saturation bombing definition castaway ithaca octuplets definition moff definition

Clergyman's sore throat


  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Clergyman's sore throat chronic pharyngitis
    • Clergyman's sore throat an affection commonly arising from too prolonged or powerful exercise of the voice by persons in whom the mucous membrane of the throat is in a relaxed condition
    • ***


Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. throte; Dut. strot, Ger. drossel, the throat.


In literature:

Clergyman's sore throat, Praed.
"Mrs. Warren's Profession" by George Bernard Shaw
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 152, January 10, 1917" by Various
Harry Moore got clergyman's sore throat one arternoon through it.
"Light Freights, Complete" by W. W. Jacobs
Clergyman's knee, 411; sore throat, 411.
"Psychotherapy" by James J. Walsh