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When the quarantine was over, Mulhern breathed a sigh of relief.
AFTER TELLING MORE THAN 800 ATHLETES AND COACHES TO QUARANTINE, A COUNTY HALTS YOUTH SPORTSOVETTA WIGGINSNOVEMBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Investors have seemingly breathed a sigh of relief after Tesla continued its profitability streak, as the Elon Musk–led company beat earnings estimates late Wednesday.
TESLA SHARES POP AFTER A BIG EARNINGS BEAT—BUT ITS JUMP TO THE S&P 500 IS HARDLY A ‘SURE THING’ANNE SRADERSOCTOBER 22, 2020FORTUNE
Yet in recent years, there’s an equally unmistakable, collective sigh of frustration that often accompanies the actual announcements.
ARE THE SCIENCE NOBELS STUCK IN THE 20TH CENTURY?CHARU KASTURIOCTOBER 11, 2020OZY
Mock-up of iOS 14 tracking permission dialogWhile some mobile marketers breathed an audible sigh of relief with the delay, the reprieve is probably temporary.
APPLE IDFA CONSENT: ROUGHLY 60% OF CONSUMERS OPEN TO ALLOWING TRACKINGGREG STERLINGSEPTEMBER 11, 2020SEARCH ENGINE LAND
Marketers heaved a major sigh of relief in the announcement’s wake, as they could now use the two new attributes to help Google better understand the link’s intent and use.
WHAT GOOGLE SAYS ABOUT NOFOLLOW, SPONSORED, AND UGC LINKS IN 2020: DOES IT AFFECT YOUR SEO RANKINGS?JOSEPH DYSONJULY 24, 2020SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
And now I can recall that his eyes closed, and from his lips I caught a sigh, and then he rolled to the floor.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
“Well, I hope he does,” sighed Sol, the sigh being breathed to give expression of what remained unspoken.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
"I wish the old homes of England had electric lights," thought Miss Otis, with a sigh.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
For hours the gray man would sit on a tombstone, while Black Sheep read epitaphs, and then with a sigh would stump home again.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
"I fear, squire, hers is not a bodily affection," said Mrs. Dodd with a deep sigh.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SIGH

  • babble
  • buzz
  • buzzing
  • drone
  • grumble
  • hum
  • humming
  • mumble
  • murmuration
  • mutter
  • muttering
  • purr
  • rumble
  • rumor
  • sigh
  • sough
  • susurration
  • undertone
  • whisper
  • whispering
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