inhalar
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inhalar(
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lahr
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to breathe in)
a. to inhale
Logré escapar de la casa en llamas, pero inhalé mucho humo.I managed to escape the burning house, but I inhaled a lot of smoke.
b. to sniff (through the nose)
El drogadicto inhaló el pegamento que compró en la ferretería.The drug addict sniffed the glue he bought in the hardware store.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (to breathe in)
a. to inhale
Mientras meditas, inhala y exhala lenta y profundamente.Inhale and exhale slowly and deeply while you're meditating.
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inhalar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to inhale
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inhalar
transitive verb
[+gases] to inhale; [+cola, pegamento] to sniff;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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