second wind

  • 1 Second wind — is a phenomenon in distance running, such as marathons or road running (as well as other sports), whereby an athlete who is too out of breath and tired to continue suddenly finds the strength to press on at top performance with less exertion. The …

    Wikipedia

  • 2 second\ wind — • second wind • second breath noun 1. the easier breathing that follows difficult breathing when one makes a severe physical effort, as in running or swimming. After the first quarter mile, a mile runner usually gets his second wind and can… …

    Словарь американских идиом

  • 3 second wind — If you overcome tiredness and find new energy and enthusiasm, you have second wind …

    The small dictionary of idiomes

  • 4 second wind — n recovered full power of respiration after the first exhaustion during exertion due to improved heart action …

    Medical dictionary

  • 5 second wind — ► NOUN ▪ regained ability to breathe freely during exercise, after having been out of breath …

    English terms dictionary

  • 6 second wind — n. 1. the return of relatively normal ease in breathing following the initial exhaustion that occurs during severe exertion or exercise, as while running 2. recovered capacity or renewed energy for continuing any sort of effort …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 Second Wind — A second wind is an exercise phenomenonSecond Wind may refer to: * Second Wind (company), the developer of a Sodar based wind profiler and other instrumentation and software for the wind energy industry * Second Wind (film) a 1976 film by Donald… …

    Wikipedia

  • 8 Second Wind AC — Der Second Wind AC (jap. セカンドウィンドAC) ist ein japanischer Laufsportverein aus dem Bezirk Chiyoda in der Präfektur Tokio. Geschichte Der Second Wind AC nimmt in Japan eine Sonderstellung ein. Traditionell sind japanische Eliteläufer bei den… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 9 second wind — noun 1. renewed energy or strength to continue an undertaking She had dinner and got a second wind to finish painting the employers, initially taken by surprise at the pace of developments, regained their second wind • Hypernyms: ↑energy, ↑push,… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 10 second wind — also[second breath] {n.} 1. The easier breathing that follows difficult breathing when one makes a severe physical effort, as in running or swimming./ * /After the first quarter mile, a mile runner usually gets his second wind and can breathe… …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 11 second wind — also[second breath] {n.} 1. The easier breathing that follows difficult breathing when one makes a severe physical effort, as in running or swimming./ * /After the first quarter mile, a mile runner usually gets his second wind and can breathe… …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 12 second wind — n. to get one s second wind * * * [ˌsekənd wɪnd] to get one s second wind …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 13 second wind — N SING When you get your second wind, you become able to continue doing something difficult or energetic after you have been tired or out of breath. Finding a second wind, he rode away from his pursuers …

    English dictionary

  • 14 second wind — noun (singular) a new feeling of energy that you get when you have been working or exercising very hard and had thought you were too tired to continue: get your second wind: OK, let s go you should have got your second wind by now …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 second wind — sec|ond wind [ ,sekənd wınd ] noun singular a feeling that you are no longer as tired as you were: Once you ve gotten your second wind it ll be easier …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 16 second wind — /sɛkənd ˈwɪnd/ (say sekuhnd wind) noun 1. the restoration of more comfortable breathing and the reduction of muscular strain in an ongoing energetic activity, after one has got over the initial stresses. –phrase 2. get one s second wind, to… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 17 second wind — antrasis kvėpavimas statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Būsena po mirties taško dirbant ciklinį darbą beveik didžiausiu ir dideliu intensyvumu; santykinis savijautos pagerėjimas, kai pagilėja kvėpavimas, sunormalėja jo ritmas,… …

    Sporto terminų žodynas

  • 18 second wind —    If you overcome tiredness and find new energy and enthusiasm, you have second wind.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …

    English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • 19 second wind — a feeling that your energy is returning as you run    In a 10 K race, I usually get my second wind after 15 minutes …

    English idioms

  • 20 second wind — regaining your energy after being tired After we got our second wind we continued on our hike up the mountain …

    Idioms and examples


We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.