Translation of "breath" - English-Japanese dictionary

breath

noun uk /breθ/

B1 [ no plural ] the air that comes out of your lungs

息, 呼吸
His breath smells of garlic.

an amount of air that goes into or out of your lungs

呼吸の量
She took a deep breath before she started.
be out of breath

to be breathing quickly because you have been doing exercise

息切れする
hold your breath

to keep air in your lungs and not let it out

息を止める
How long can you hold your breath underwater?

(Translation of “breath” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)