What is another word for sneezing?

153 synonyms found


[ snˈiːzɪŋ], [ snˈiːzɪŋ], [ s_n_ˈiː_z_ɪ_ŋ]

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How to use "Sneezing" in context?

Sneezing is something that most people do involuntarily. It is a reflex action that means to produce a sudden burst of air from the nose. The reflex is caused by the pressure of air flowing into and up the nasal passages. There are many reasons why people sneeze. Sometimes sneezing is a reaction to a foreign body such as dust or pollen in the air. Sometimes it is a reflex after something vitally offensive touches the nose, such as a piece of rotten food. It can also be a response to a strong emotion, such as laughter.

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