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Spanish translation of “breath”


noun /breθ/
the air drawn into, and then sent out from, the lungs My dog’s breath smells terrible. an act of breathing Take a deep breath. breathless adjective having difficulty in breathing normally His asthma makes him breathless He was breathless after climbing the hill. breathlessly adverb breathlessness noun
sofoco, falta de aliento, dificultad respiratoria
hold one’s breath to stop breathing (often because of anxiety or to avoid being heard) He held his breath as he watched the daring acrobat. out of breath breathless (through running etc) I’m out of breath after climbing all these stairs. under one’s breath in a whisper
a media voz, en voz baja, en un susurro
He swore under his breath.
breath is a noun: He held his breath. breathe is a verb: He found it difficult to breathe.
(Definition of breath from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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