Suspire : Definition

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Pronunciation : Sus*pire"
Part of Speech : v.
Etymology : [L. suspirare to breathe out, to sigh; sub under + spirare to breathe: cf. F. souspirer, OF. souspirer.]
Definition : Defn: To fetch a long, deep breath; to sigh; to breathe. Shak. Fireflies that suspire In short, soft lapses of transported flame. Mrs. Browning.

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Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : Sus*pire"
Part of Speech : n.
Etymology : [Cf. L. suspirium.]
Definition : Defn: A long, deep breath; a sigh. [Obs.]
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

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