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Synonyms for breath
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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. breath

    Synonyms:
    respiration, inspiration, expiration, inhalation, exhalation, met, life

    Antonyms:
    to latter, cessation, passing, departure, perishing, dying, death

Princeton's WordNet

  1. breathnoun

    the process of taking in and expelling air during breathing

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

    Synonyms:
    breathing space, intimation, breathing place, breather, breathing time, breathing spell, hint

  2. breathnoun

    the air that is inhaled and exhaled in respiration

    "his sour breath offended her"

    Synonyms:
    breathing space, intimation, breathing place, breather, breathing time, breathing spell, hint

  3. breath, breather, breathing place, breathing space, breathing spell, breathing timenoun

    a short respite

    Synonyms:
    breathing spell, breathing time, intimation, breather, snorkel breather, breathing space, schnorchel, breathing place, hint, schnorkel, breathing room, snorkel

  4. hint, intimation, breathnoun

    an indirect suggestion

    "not a breath of scandal ever touched her"

    Synonyms:
    lead, breathing space, jot, breathing spell, touch, glimmer, breather, tip, glimmering, intimation, inkling, soupcon, clue, wind, speck, hint, trace, pinch, mite, breathing place, tinge, confidential information, steer, suggestion, breathing time

  5. breathnoun

    a slight movement of the air

    "there wasn't a breath of air in the room"

    Synonyms:
    breathing space, intimation, breathing place, breather, breathing time, breathing spell, hint

Editors Contribution

  1. sighing

    of the wind

    Submitted by rinat on August 14, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. breathnoun

    Synonyms:
    air inspired and expired

  2. breathnoun

    Synonyms:
    life, existence, animation, breath of life, vital spark

  3. breathnoun

    Synonyms:
    respite, pause, rest

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. breathnoun

    Synonyms:
    respiration

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How to use breath in a sentence?

  1. Hallie Crawford:

    Marie McIntyre aren't blindsiding them with something that might be uncomfortable. It helps them to be less defensive, they can take a deep breath and mentally prepare for a minute.

  2. God Jen:

    I felt so many things, it just took my breath away. My heart was just up in my chest and I just couldn’t believe what was happening.

  3. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    Take a deep breath and feel the joy of life. Open your eyes and see the beauty of a dancing leaf.

  4. Amy Donofrio:

    I just wanted to make it clear to my students that when they walk into my room, they can feel safe, they can let out a breath. They can know that they matter.

  5. H.W. Mann:

    Breath calms the body. Breath calms the mind. Breath brings balance, to all of mankind. Our first breath coming in. Our last breath going out. Breath regulates life, of this there is no doubt. Breathe.


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