- simple past tense and past participle of
- (phonetics) Pronounced with an audible breath, a brief expulsion of air at the end of the sound.
- (French linguistics) In French, describing an initial letter h which, though silent, does not permit liaison or elision with the preceding word.
- The h in haine is aspirated, so one says la haine, not l'haine.
pronounced with an audible breath