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(Definition of second wind from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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second windnoun [U]

 us   /ˈsek·ənd ˈwɪnd/
a ​return of ​strength or ​energy that makes it ​possible to ​continue in an ​activity or ​start again: I was ​tired, but I ​ignored it until I got my second wind.
(Definition of second wind from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “second wind”
in Chinese (Simplified) 恢复的力量(或精力)…
in Turkish enerjik hissetme, kendine gelme, gücünü toplama…
in Russian второе дыхание…
in Chinese (Traditional) 恢復的力量(或精力)…
in Polish drugi oddech…
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