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breather

noun [C] uk   /ˈbriː.ðər/ us    /-ðɚ/ informal
a short rest: He'd been working hard and felt he needed (to take) a breather.
Translations of “breather”
in Chinese (Traditional) 歇息一會兒, 短暫的休息…
in Russian передышка…
in Turkish kısa istirahat, dinlenme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 歇息一会儿, 短暂的休息…
in Polish odpoczynek…
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