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sighs

verb
present tense third-person singular of sigh

Synonyms of sighs

(Entry 1 of 2)

to take in and let out a deep audible breath or to make a similar sound
  • Mom always used to sigh loudly whenever she found a mess on the floor—which was often
  • a breeze sighed through the leaves

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sighs

noun
plural of sigh

Synonyms & Antonyms of sighs (Entry 2 of 2)

as in whispers, gasps

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“Sighs.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sighs. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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