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Synonyms for breathed

uttered without voice


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The boys bent their heads together and scarcely breathed.
She had never breathed a word of it before to a human creature, for there was no one who would have understood.
They told a tale of woe which was then al- together beyond my feeble comprehension; they were tones loud, long, and deep; they breathed the prayer and complaint of souls boiling over with the bitterest anguish.
Conditions seemed much worse here than at Helium, and it was with difficulty that I breathed at all.
I could not even satisfy myself whether or not she breathed.
Porthos breathed a sigh; he thought of what was in store for his poor horses.
First he breathed light, upon the face of the matter or chaos; then he breathed light, into the face of man; and still he breatheth and inspireth light, into the face of his chosen.
the girl asked, as she breathed in the spicy scent of the bright flowers.
He breathed the circumambient air as though he had never breathed it before, and he took a child's pleasure in all the facts of the world.
At last the king breathed again more freely, shook his head, and held out his hand to La Valliere.