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  • venía jadeante por la cuesta
    he came up the hill (puffing and) panting
    con voz jadeante
    in a breathless voice
Example sentences
  • Poco después llegaron los jefes departamentales, jadeantes y sudorosos.
  • Sudando por el esfuerzo, la oruga le respondió jadeante.
  • La respiración jadeante, animal, cerca de ella.

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    Word of the day doofus
    Pronunciation: ˈduːfʌs
    a stupid person
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    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.