English to Afrikaans Meaning :: breath

asem
Breath :
asem
- asembreathblaaskansuitasemasem
 

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Noun(1) the process of taking in and expelling air during breathing(2) the air that is inhaled and exhaled in respiration(3) a short respite(4) an indirect suggestion(5) a slight movement of the air

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(1) This knocked the breath from her lungs so violently she felt as though she would pass out.(2) The force of the child's inhaled breath delivers the aerosolized powder into the lungs.(3) She took a few moments to gather enough breath to get anything audible out.(4) Arms flailing, he crashed to the floor, his breath blasted from his lungs.(5) Zander gasped for breath , his lungs burning for it, as Charlie landed another punch in his stomach.(6) The remote fell out of my hand and breath rushed from my lungs.(7) I could feel the goosebumps upon my skin, the breath caught in my lungs in the presence of the devil before me.(8) There has been not a breath of public criticism for this.(9) Gasping for breath at the top, I went into the bedroom and found that my respiration rate matched that of the patient.(10) Yes, for an afternoon or two, a breath of wind passed through the university.(11) Clearly, flow limitation can occur throughout expiration or only over a portion of the expiratory breath .(12) She hastened her steps, for the wind was a breath of chilling air and she was anxious to get home and off of her tired feet.(13) The sun was pouring down, with hardly a breath of wind.(14) He can also be horrible only a breath later.(15) she drew in a quick breath(16) Coy admissions of a relationship between the parties lent a breath of intrigue to the otherwise sedate election campaign.
Related Words
(1) take a breath ::
haal asem
(2) deep breath ::
diep asemhaal
(3) out of breath ::
uitasem
(4) bad breath ::
slegte asem
(5) take a deep breath ::
haal diep asem
(6) breath away ::
asem weg
(7) last breath ::
laaste asem
(8) shortness of breath ::
kort van asem
(9) short of breath ::
kort van asem
(10) breath out ::
asem uit
Synonyms
Noun
1. inhalation ::
inaseming
2. puff ::
puff
3. hint ::
wenk
4. life ::
lewe
5. breathing space ::
blaaskans
Different Forms
breath, breathable, breather, breathers, breathless, breaths, breathy
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

(BREATH TREMBLING)

(BREATH TREMBLING)

Game of Thrones Season 8, Episode 4


for as long as men draw breath.

for as long as men draw BREATH.

Game of Thrones Season 8, Episode 4


The breath of the greatest dragon
forged the Iron Throne,

The BREATH of the greatest dragon forged the Iron Throne,

Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 4


Like the breath of a fish,

Like the BREATH of a fish,

Vikings Season 1, Episode 9


The cold breath of winter
will freeze the seas...

The cold BREATH of winter will freeze the seas...

Game of Thrones Season 2, Episode 1


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