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breather

breath·er

breather

 
pronunciation:
bri thr
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a short period of rest.
Let's take a breather and get some coffee.
similar words:
respite
definition 2: one who breathes in a specified way.
He's a mouth-breather, so he snores a lot.
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