sigh about

sigh about something

to release a deep breath, indicating anxiety, distress, or relief about something. What are you sighing about? she sighed about her illness and then shifted her thoughts to something else.
See also: sigh
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Lizzie was over a year ago, but no one knew it," she says with a long sigh about the show that made a 5-foot-2 girl larger than life.
Infants tend to sigh about every 10 minutes, but this frequency goes down as a person grows up.
A masterpiece entitled The Moor's Last Sigh about the mother's death was formerly a painting offering erotic self-display to her lover.