Significado de “breathe” - en el Diccionario Inglés

breathe en inglés británico

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uk /briːð/ us /briːð/

breathe verb (AIR)

B1 [ I or T ] to move air into and out of the lungs:

It's so airless in here - I can hardly breathe.
The instructor told us to breathe in deeply and then breathe out slowly.
I'm sorry if I'm breathing (= blowing out air containing) garlic fumes all over you!

Más ejemplos

  • When you breathe out, you expel air from your lungs.
  • The atmosphere in the room was so stuffy I could hardly breathe.
  • The firefighters wore respirators to help them breathe in the smoke-filled house.
  • The doctors are doing all that they can, but she's still not breathing properly.
  • I breathed in the crisp mountain air deeply.

breathe verb (WORDS)

[ I, + speech ] literary to say something very quietly:

"Here they come," he breathed.

(Definición de breathe del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

breathe en inglés americano

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breatheverb [ I/T ]

us /brið/

to take air into the lungs and let it out again:

[ I ] He was so choked up with emotion that it was hard to breathe.
[ T ] It was great to be outside again and breathe the fresh air.

(Definición de breathe del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)