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heave a sigh of relief

to suddenly feel very happy because something unpleasant has not happened or has ended: We both heaved a sigh of relief when she left.
Translations of “heave a sigh of relief”
in Chinese (Traditional) 鬆一口氣…
in Chinese (Simplified) 松一口气…
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