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Synonyms for sigh

breathe out


sigh for something or someone


  • long for
  • yearn for
  • pine for
  • mourn for
  • languish over
  • eat your heart out over

Synonyms for sigh

to make a low, continuous, and indistinct sound

a low, indistinct, and often continuous sound

Synonyms for sigh

an utterance made by exhaling audibly

a sound like a person sighing

Related Words

heave or utter a sigh

utter with a sigh

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During the 2006 race, Patrick said Sigh pleaded guilty to the crime and served a short prison sentence in California.
For Rose's disappointed exhalation summons the pointy-headed creature, Ah the Sigh, a sort of jinn who offers her father the longed-for legume.
Our dedicated teams of newspaper delivery people will be handing out copies of THE UNIVERSAL SIGH to anyone who wants one, until we run out
Then follow several sighs of how-am-I-ever-going-to-finish-this and a few I-really-should-stop-nows before you are able to summon the willpower to push the plate away.
Sigh syndrome is a genuine medical diagnosis with distinct criteria, conferring significant stress for those affected.
She is even allowed to go to the actual South Pole where she is totally alone, even out of radio contact, until she follows the soft sigh of a seal.
Hull Kingston Rovers coach Justin Morgan breathed 'a sigh of relief' after watching his side secure a place in the Super League.
Now you're in the cafeteria, hoping to eat fries and breathe a brief sigh of relief.
If we hear a silence followed by a sigh, then we will be spending some quality time discussing how software can assist with the transportation task.
It brought a huge sigh sigh of relief from McMenimem because he had been guilty of a glaring mess with the game only six minutes old.
You sigh with relief when this disappears but then, following a bit of dislocation among the coloured bars, down drops a full-width image which is probably the building described by the pretentious text.
A hosepipe ban enforced last week says more about the inefficiency of the water companies than the state of the weather, so it is with a sigh of relief that we can finally welcome summer this weekend - or so forecasters predict.
He would rim it out or run it by,' Then mutter something with a sigh.
TORONTO -- After nine years single women on welfare can breathe a sigh of relief