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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

An amount that the two saclike respiratory organs in the thorax will hold.

Usage examples (30)
  • He blew out a big lungful of air in a rueful hiss.
  • He drew in a deep lungful of air and smiled contentedly.
  • Eden drew in a lungful of air before slowly releasing it.
  • Muldoon sighed, then coughed as he drew in a lungful of gas. for more
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