Meaning of “exhale” in the English Dictionary

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"exhale" in British English

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exhaleverb [ I or T ]

uk /eksˈheɪl/ us /eksˈheɪl/ formal

to send air out of your lungs:

Take a deep breath in then exhale into the mouthpiece.
noun [ C or U ] uk /ˌeks.həˈleɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌeks.həˈleɪ.ʃən/

(Definition of “exhale” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"exhale" in American English

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exhaleverb [ I/T ]

us /eksˈheɪl/

to breathe out air:

[ I ] She held her breath for a moment and then exhaled.

(Definition of “exhale” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)