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draw breath

UK
to pause for a moment to take a breath or breathe more slowly
(Definition of draw breath from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “draw breath”
in Chinese (Simplified) 歇口气,缓口气…
in Chinese (Traditional) 歇口氣,緩口氣…
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