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breathe

How to sign: draw air into, and expel out of, the lungs
"I can breathe better when the air is clean"; "The patient is respiring";

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See also: breathe out, breathe in, exhale, inhale, expire, inspire

Similiar / Same: take a breath, suspire, respire

Within this category: respire, choke, hyperventilate, hiccup, sigh, exhale, inhale, wheeze, yawn, snore

breathe

How to sign: expel (gases or odors)

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Similiar / Same: emit, pass off

Categories: discharge, expel, eject, release

Within this category: burp, force out, exhale, radiate, bubble

breathe

How to sign: take a short break from one's activities in order to relax

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Similiar / Same: catch one's breath, take a breather, rest

Categories: pause, intermit, break

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