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second wind

noun [S] uk   us  
a return of strength or energy that makes it possible to continue in an activity that needs a lot of effort: We started to feel we couldn't walk any further but when we saw the village in the distance we got a/our second wind.
Translations of “second wind”
in Chinese (Traditional) 恢復的力量(或精力)…
in Russian второе дыхание…
in Turkish enerjik hissetme, kendine gelme, gücünü toplama…
in Chinese (Simplified) 恢复的力量(或精力)…
in Polish drugi oddech…
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