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Synonyms for breathing space

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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, breather, snorkel breather, breath, schnorchel, breathing place, hint, schnorkel, breathing room, snorkel

  2. breathing room, breathing space(noun)

    sufficient room for easy breathing or movement

    "moved to the country to find breathing room"

    breathing room, breathing place, breather, breath, breathing spell, breathing time

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  1. Jeff Davidson:

    Considering all that competes for your time and attention, if you don’t actively take steps to simplify your life and carve out what I call “breathing space,” you will most certainly find yourself in a perpetual state of overwhelm.

  2. Douglas Barrie:

    It isn't the deal we were expecting but it won't do any harm to the Rafale to have an export order under its belt. It gives France a little more breathing space.

  3. Regula Rytz:

    The government has got more breathing space to negotiate with the EU.

  4. North Carolina Rep. Mark Walker:

    For every action it creates an equal and opposite reaction. Sure, some of that is going to be able to be moved back and forth. But I believe there is still enough middle ground, enough breathing space that it keeps everybody on board in the asks that we have made.

  5. Wednesday Weale:

    Compared with the Autumn, when I was voting for an increase in Bank Rate, the fall in oil prices has certainly provided some unexpected breathing space. It is, however, at present no more than that.

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