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resuello
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resuello(
rreh
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sweh
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yoh
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (gasp)
a. panting
El resuello de los corredores al llegar a la meta denotaba su agotamiento.The runners' panting when they reached the finish line indicated their exhaustion.
b. pant
Tengo un bulldog y oigo su resuello por toda la casa.I have a bulldog and I can hear his pants wherever he is in the house.
c. heavy breathing
Mi resuello al subir las escaleras se debe a que dejé de hacer ejercicio y ahora me agoto con nada.My heavy breathing when I go up the stairs is because I stopped doing exercise and now I get easily exhausted.
2. (respiration)
a. breath
Julia se quedó sin resuello después de la carrera.Julia was out of breath after the race.
3. (repose)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. rest
El resuello me vino genial y ahora ya tengo fuerzas para volver a trabajar.The rest felt great and now I have the strength to get back to work.
b. breather
Cuando acabe la tesis necesitaré tomarme un resuello para relajarme.Once I finish writing my thesis I will need to take a breather to relax.
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resuello
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (jadeo)
a. pant, panting
quedarse sin resuelloto be out of breath
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resuello
1 (aliento) breath; (respiración) breathing
corto de resuello short of breath; sin resuello out of breath; out of puff (familiar)
sumir el resuello a algn (Latinoamérica) to bump sb off (familiar)
2 (jadeo) puff; (respiración ruidosa) wheeze
meter a algn el resuello en el cuerpo to put the wind up sb (familiar)
3 (Latinoamérica) (respiro) breathing space; (descanso) rest
tomar un resuello to take a breather
4 (dinero) bread (familiar); money
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