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Spanish translation of “sigh”

sigh

verb /sai/
to take a long, deep-sounding breath showing tiredness, sadness, longing etc
suspirar
She sighed with exasperation.
to say, or express, with sighs
suspirar, susurrar
’I’ve still got several hours’ work to do,’ he sighed.
heave a sigh to sigh
dar un suspiro
She heaved a sigh of relief when she found her purse.
(Definition of sigh from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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