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Arabic translation of “breath”

breath

noun
 
/breθ/
B1 [no plural] the air that comes out of your lungs
النَّفَس
His breath smells of garlic.
an amount of air that goes into or out of your lungs
تَنَفُّس
She took a deep breath before she started.
be out of breath to be breathing quickly because you have been doing exercise
يَلْهَث
hold your breath to keep air in your lungs and not let it out
اِحْبِس أَنْفاسَك
How long can you hold your breath underwater?
(Definition of breath from the Cambridge English-Arabic Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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