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Translation of "breath" - English-Portuguese dictionary

breath

noun   /breθ/
B1 [no plural] the air that comes out of your lungs respiração His breath smells of garlic.
an amount of air that goes into or out of your lungs respiração She took a deep breath before she started.
be out of breath
to be breathing quickly because you have been doing exercise estar sem fôlego
hold your breath
to keep air in your lungs and not let it out prender a respiração How long can you hold your breath underwater?
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