heaves, broken wind(noun)
a chronic emphysema of the horse that causes difficult expiration and heaving of the flanks
A period of retching.
I have the dry heaves, I rather just throw up and get it over with.
A disease of horses characterized by coughing and difficult breathing.
a disease of horses, characterized by difficult breathing, with heaving of the flank, wheezing, flatulency, and a peculiar cough; broken wind
The numerical value of heaves in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of heaves in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Examples of heaves in a Sentence
Here is an artificial city which has been pumped up under forced draught, inflated like a balloon, stuffed with rural humanity like a goose with corn...endeavoring to eat up this too rapid avalanche of anthropoids, the sunshine metropolis heaves and strains, sweats and becomes pop-eyed, like a young boa constrictor trying to swallow a goat. It has never imparted an urban character to its incoming population for the simple reason that it has never had any character to impart. On the other hand, the place has the manners, culture and general outlook of a huge country village.
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