Definitions for breath

Definitions for (noun) breath

Main entry: breath

Definition: the process of taking in and expelling air during breathing

Usage: he took a deep breath and dived into the pool; he was fighting to his last breath

Main entry: breath, intimation, hint

Definition: an indirect suggestion

Usage: not a breath of scandal ever touched her

Main entry: breath

Definition: a slight movement of the air

Usage: there wasn't a breath of air in the room

Main entry: breath

Definition: the air that is inhaled and exhaled in respiration

Usage: his sour breath offended her

Main entry: breath, breather, breathing place, breathing space, breathing spell, breathing time

Definition: a short respite

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