Definition of hyperventilation in English:

hyperventilation

noun

  • See hyperventilate

    • ‘Also required are mantras that can pace inhalations and exhalations, so as not to give the impression of hyperventilation.’
    • ‘What about the hyperventilation and high blood pressure?’
    • ‘I continue not to see why that is cause for hyperventilation.’
    • ‘My wife, Erin, translated what I was trying to say through grunts, screams, and hyperventilation, into words.’
    • ‘And it would cause the hyperventilation to go away.’

Pronunciation

hyperventilation

/ˌhʌɪpəvɛntɪˈleɪʃ(ə)n/