sec·ond wind / wind/ • n. [in sing.] a person's ability to breathe freely during exercise, after having been out of breath. ∎ a new strength or energy to continue something that is an effort: she gained a second wind during the campaign and turned the opinion polls around.
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See breathing during exercise; fatigue.
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