Übersetzung von “breathe” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

breathe

verb transitive-intransitivebreathe /brið/
***to take air in and out
respirer

How safe is the air we breathe?
Dans quelle mesure l'air que nous respirons est-il sain ?
breathe deeply
to take a lot of air in
inspirer profondément
breathe heavily
to breathe quickly and with effort
souffler
breathe down sb's neck
***to closely and continuously watch sb
talonner qqn , fam être sur le dos de qqn

Her boss was always breathing down her neck.
Son patron était toujours sur son dos.
not breathe a word
to keep a secret
ne pas souffler (un) mot

***I promise I won't breathe a word.
Je promets de ne pas en souffler mot.

breathe in

verb phrasal breathe in [ ˈbrið ˈɪn ]
to take air into the lungs
inspirer

breathe out

verb phrasal breathe out [ ˈbrið ˈaʊt ]
to push air out of the lungs
expirer

(Übersetzung von “breathe” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

breathe

verb /briːð/

to draw in and let out (air etc) from the lungs

respirer
He was unable to breathe because of the smoke
She breathed a sigh of relief.

to tell (a secret)

souffler
Don’t breathe a word of this to anyone.
breather noun

a short rest or break from work etc

(moment de) répit
I must have a breather before I do any more.

(Übersetzung von “breathe” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)