Synonyme von wheeze
a wheezing breath or soundShe puffed up the stairs, emitting a wheeze at every breath.
a trick or plan(British, slang) She came up with a clever wheeze to get round the problem.
That was a really mean trick.
She met her creditors to propose a plan for making repayments.
It's a good idea to keep a stock of tins in the cupboard.
a quick money-making scheme
a bold promotional stunt
a cynical marketing ploy
I reduced my spending by the simple expedient of destroying my credit cards.
This was a ruse to divide them.
No one told worse jokes than Claus.
The parents all shared interesting stories about their children.
He made a nasty crack about her weight.
He made a gag about bald men.
anecdote, , ,
He has a talent for recollection and anecdote.
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in the sense of anecdote
a short amusing account of an incidentHe has a talent for recollection and anecdote.
in the sense of crack
a gibe or jokeHe made a nasty crack about her weight.
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