sigh

Part of speech: verb

To utter a sigh; lament.

Part of speech: verb

To yearn; long.

Part of speech: noun

A deep respiration, as in sorrow.

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Usage examples "sigh":

  1. Does she make you sigh in vain? - "The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons", Jacques Casanova de Seingalt.
  2. Now and again a heavy sigh broke from his lips. - "A Maid of Many Moods", Virna Sheard.
  3. He did not listen to a word she said, and she left him at last with a sigh, and went to get him his breakfast. - "Paul Faber, Surgeon", George MacDonald.