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Synonyms for breathless
ˈbrɛθ lɪsbreath·less

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. breathless

    exhausted, eager, absorbed, fascinated, attentive, bewildered, astounded

    cool, calm, collected, unexcited, fresh, indifferent, inattentive, unastonished

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  1. breathless, dyspneic, dyspnoeic, dyspneal, dyspnoealadjective

    not breathing or able to breathe except with difficulty

    "breathless at thought of what I had done"; "breathless from running"; "followed the match with breathless interest"

    dyspneic, inanimate, pulseless, dyspnoeal, breathtaking, dyspnoeic, dyspneal

    eupnoeic, breathing, eupneic, live, alive(p), sweet-breathed, unexciting

  2. breathless, breathtakingadjective

    tending to cause suspension of regular breathing

    "a breathless flight"; "breathtaking adventure"

    dyspneic, inanimate, pulseless, dyspnoeal, breathtaking, dyspnoeic, dyspneal

    breathing, eupneic, eupnoeic, unexciting, alive(p), sweet-breathed, live

  3. breathless, inanimate, pulselessadjective

    appearing dead; not breathing or having no perceptible pulse

    "an inanimate body"; "pulseless and dead"

    dyspneic, inanimate, nonliving, pulseless, non-living, dyspnoeal, breathtaking, dyspnoeic, dyspneal

    alive(p), eupnoeic, breathing, sweet-breathed, live, unexciting, eupneic

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. breathlessadjective

    out of breath

  2. breathlessadjective

    dead, lifeless, defunct

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. breathlessadjective


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  1. Mitch McConnell:

    With an exhaustive investigation complete, would the country finally unify to confront the real challenges before us ? Would we finally be able to move on from partisan paralysis and breathless conspiracy theorizing ? or would we remain consumed by unhinged partisanship, and keep dividing ourselves to the point that Russian President Vladimir Putin and Russian President Vladimir Putin agents need only stand on the sidelines and watch as their job is done for them ?

  2. Matteo Salvini:

    This is not the ‘justice’ that Italians deserve, it is a punch in the stomach that leaves you breathless.

  3. Soren Kierkegaard:

    Most men pursue pleasure with such breathless haste that they hurry past it.

  4. Carl Boenish:

    The first second you start accelerating incredibly fast, it leaves you almost breathless.

  5. Alfonso Cuarón:

    I grew up watching foreign language films and learning so much from them and being inspired -- films like' Citizen Kane,'' Jaws,'' Rashomon,'' The Godfather' and' Breathless...' Claude Chabrol said,' There are no waves, there's only the ocean,' i think that the nominees tonight have proven that we are part of the same ocean.

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  • бездиханен, задъхващ се, със затаен дъх, задъхан, неподвиженBulgarian
  • atemlosGerman
  • tyyni, henkeäsalpaava, hengästynyt, hengetönFinnish
  • запыхавшийся, неподвижный, [[затаить, бездыханный, задыхающийся, безветренныйRussian
  • بیدمUrdu

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