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Synonyms for breath
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. breath(noun)

    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. breath(noun)

    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 time(noun)

    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, breath(noun)

    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. breath(noun)

    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

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

Editors Contribution

  1. sighing

    of the wind

    Submitted by rinat on August 14, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. breath(n.)

    Synonyms:
    air inspired and expired

  2. breath(n.)

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

  3. breath(n.)

    Synonyms:
    respite, pause, rest

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    breathing, respiration, saliva, breathe, puff, murmur, gasp, blow, inspiration, blowing, whiff, sigh, respiratory, blast

How to pronounce breath?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say breath in sign language?

  1. breath

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