suspiraban they sighed
The word suspiraban is the imperfect form of suspirar in the third person plural. See the full suspirar conjugation.
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to exhale)
a. to sigh
Suspiraba cada vez que veía a una madre con su bebé.She sighed every time she saw a mother with her baby.
b. to give a sigh
En el momento en que escuchó su voz suspiró aliviada.She gave a sigh of relief the moment she heard his voice.
2. (to long for)
a. to yearn for
Ahora que ella ya no estaba allí, suspiraba por sus caricias.Now that she was no longer there, he yearned for her caresses.
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