Translation: from spanish

to get a breath of fresh air

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  • fresh air — noun The natural, clean air from outside, as opposed to the relatively stuffy air inside. Farmers are generally very healthy people, because they have a healthy diet and get lots of fresh air. See Also: breath of fresh air …   Wiktionary

  • breath of air — a breath of (fresh) ˈair idiom clean air breathed in after being indoors or in a dirty atmosphere • We ll get a breath of fresh air at lunchtime. Main entry: ↑breathidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • fresh — W2S2 [freʃ] adj ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(new)¦ 2¦(new and interesting)¦ 3¦(recent)¦ 4 a fresh start 5¦(food/flowers)¦ 6 fresh air 7 fresh water 8¦(taste/smell etc)¦ 9¦(appearance)¦ 10¦(weather)¦ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • breath — W2S3 [breθ] n [: Old English; Origin: brAth] 1.) a) [U] the air that you send out of your lungs when you breathe ▪ Leo could smell the wine on her breath. ▪ Let your breath out slowly. ▪ He s got bad breath (=breath that smells unpleasant) …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • breath — [ breθ ] noun count or uncount *** the air that goes in and out of your body through your nose or mouth: He could feel her warm breath on his face. His breath smelled strongly of alcohol. a. the act of getting air into your lungs by breathing:… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • breath — /breT/ noun 1 AIR YOU BREATHE a) (U) the air that you take in and out of your lungs when you breathe: Paul smelt the cigarette smoke on her breath. | bad breath (=breath that smells unpleasant) b) the process of breathing in and out: Her breath… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • breath — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ big, deep, heavy, long, slow ▪ quick, shallow, sharp, short ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • breath — [[t]bre̱θ[/t]] ♦♦♦ breaths 1) N VAR: oft poss N Your breath is the air that you let out through your mouth when you breathe. If someone has bad breath, their breath smells unpleasant. I could smell the whisky on his breath... Smoking causes bad… …   English dictionary

  • breath*/*/ — [breθ] noun [C/U] the air that goes in and out of your body when you breathe, or the action of getting air into your lungs His breath smelt of alcohol.[/ex] She took a deep breath (= filled her lungs with air).[/ex] Simon held his breath (=… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • air — air1 W1S1 [eə US er] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(gas)¦ 2¦(space above the ground)¦ 3¦(planes)¦ 4 be in the air 5¦(appearance)¦ 6 be up in the air 7 be on/off (the) air 8¦(music)¦ 9 airs 10 be walking/floating on air …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • breath */*/*/ — UK [breθ] / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms breath : singular breath plural breaths Get it right: breath: Don t confuse breath (a noun) and breathe (a verb). Breath is pronounced /breθ/ and means the air that goes in and out of your… …   English dictionary


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