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breathe
briːð
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Part of Speech(动) verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (及物的动) transitive verb
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(动) As a verb
  1. Draw air into, and expel out of, the lungs.
  2. Expel (gases or odors).
  3. Reach full flavor by absorbing air and being let to stand after having been uncorked.
    • Take a short break from one's activities in order to relax.
    • Manifest or evince.
      • Utter or tell.
        • Impart as if by breathing.
          • Be alive.
          • Allow the passage of air through.
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