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Synonyms for breather
ˈbri ðər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. breath, breather, breathing place, breathing space, breathing spell, breathing time(noun)

    a short respite

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

  2. snorkel, schnorkel, schnorchel, snorkel breather, breather(noun)

    air passage provided by a retractable device containing intake and exhaust pipes; permits a submarine to stay submerged for extended periods of time

    breathing spell, breathing space, breathing time, snorkel breather, breath, schnorchel, breathing place, schnorkel, snorkel

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    vent, ventilation, suction, venting

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  1. Andre Bakhos:

    I don't think it's anything more than an early morning breather after a nice surge in equities.

  2. John Doyle:

    We seem to be taking a breather here, consolidating gains made off the nice jobs report. It is going to take something else to get us back down below the $1.0760 range, but we're not too sure what that immediate catalyst will be, given the economic calendar is light this week.

  3. Frederic Neumann:

    Lockdowns in Europe and a renewed slowdown in United States... pose the risk that Asia's export recovery could take a breather.

  4. Tom Gradecak:

    It could be the Chinese stock market - probably is - but it could just be a bit of a breather from an insane first part of the year.

  5. Victor Kuntzevitsky:

    The U.S. dollar is taking a breather, which is helping oil worldwide and other commodities, the fundamentals for energy and oil are still negative.

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