hyperventilate

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hyperventilate /ˌhaɪpɚˈvɛntəˌleɪt/ verb
hyperventilates; hyperventilated; hyperventilating
hyperventilate
/ˌhaɪpɚˈvɛntəˌleɪt/
verb
hyperventilates; hyperventilated; hyperventilating
Learner's definition of HYPERVENTILATE
[no object]
: to breathe very quickly and deeply
◊ When you hyperventilate you breathe so quickly that you begin to feel dizzy. Hyperventilate is also sometimes used figuratively to describe a person who is becoming very upset or excited but not actually breathing quickly.

— hyperventilation

/ˌhaɪpɚˌvɛntəˈleɪʃən/ noun [noncount]
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