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breath

breath

 
 
pronunciation:
breth
phrases:
hold one's breath, save one's breath, take one's breath away
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the air that flows into and out of the lungs during respiration.
similar words:
wind
definition 2: a single instance of inhaling and exhaling air.
definition 3: a slight stirring of the air.
a breath of wind
definition 4: a small bit; trace.
the slightest breath of a rumor
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phrase: hold one's breath
phrase: save one's breath
phrase: take one's breath away
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