HyperDic: sigh

English > 4 senses of the word sigh:
VERBbodysigh, suspireheave or utter a sigh
communicationsighutter with a sigh
NOUNcommunicationsigh, suspirationan utterance made by exhaling audibly
eventsigha sound like a person sighing
sigh > pronunciation
Soundssay'
Rhymesbonsai ... Versailles: 5 rhymes with say...
English > sigh: 4 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningAn utterance made by exhaling audibly.
Synonymsuspiration
Broaderutterance, vocalizationThe use of uttered sounds for auditory communication
Spanishsuspiro
Verbssighheave or utter a sigh
sighutter with a sigh
English > sigh: 4 senses > noun 2, event
MeaningA sound like a person sighing.
Example"she heard the sigh of the wind in the trees"
BroadersoundThe sudden occurrence of an audible event
Spanishsusurro
Catalanxiuxiueig, xiu-xiu
Verbssighheave or utter a sigh
sighutter with a sigh
English > sigh: 4 senses > verb 1, body
Meaningheave or utter a sigh; breathe deeply and heavily.
PatternSomebody ----s
Example"She sighed sadly"
Synonymsuspire
Broaderbreathe, take a breath, respire, suspireDraw air into, and expel out of, the lungs
Spanishsuspirar
Catalansospirar
Nounssighan utterance made by exhaling audibly
sigha sound like a person sighing
English > sigh: 4 senses > verb 2, communication
MeaningUtter with a sigh.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
Broaderutter, emit, let out, let looseExpress audibly
Spanishsuspirar
Catalansospirar
Nounssighan utterance made by exhaling audibly
sigha sound like a person sighing

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