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hyperventilate

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishhyperventilatehy‧per‧ven‧ti‧late /ˌhaɪpəˈventəleɪt $ -pərˈventl-eɪt/ verb [intransitive] 🔊 🔊 to breathe too quickly or too deeply, so that you get too much oxygen and feel dizzyhyperventilation /ˌhaɪpəventəˈleɪʃən $ -pərventlˈeɪ-/ noun [uncountable]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
hyperventilateEven now, I can't discuss the seating plan without hyperventilating.It was one less thing to hyperventilate about.This combination of acid-base disturbances may be seen in postoperative patients receiving nasogastric suction who are hyperventilating because of pain and stress.He once tried to fly by hyperventilating himself until he was convinced he was lighter than air.The problem, in those who hyperventilate, is that they have got into the habit of breathing faster all the time.Who at this point remembers a single moment in the Whitewater hearings that transcended hyperventilating partisanship?All these teeming details justify Hoare's hyperventilating sentences.
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Verb table
hyperventilate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyhyperventilate
he, she, ithyperventilates
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhyperventilated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave hyperventilated
he, she, ithas hyperventilated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad hyperventilated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill hyperventilate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have hyperventilated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam hyperventilating
he, she, itis hyperventilating
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you, we, theyare hyperventilating
Past
I, he, she, itwas hyperventilating
you, we, theywere hyperventilating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been hyperventilating
he, she, ithas been hyperventilating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been hyperventilating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be hyperventilating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been hyperventilating
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