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Synonyms for breathless

marked by an absence of circulating air

Synonyms for breathless

not breathing or able to breathe except with difficulty

tending to cause suspension of regular breathing

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appearing dead

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Kutuzov and the Austrian general were talking in low voices and Kutuzov smiled slightly as treading heavily he stepped down from the carriage just as if those two thousand men breathlessly gazing at him and the regimental commander did not exist.
Or again, we might choose Peter's defiance of the lions, when he drew a circle round him on the ground with an arrow and dared them to cross it; and though he waited for hours, with the other boys and Wendy looking on breathlessly from trees, not one of them dared to accept his challenge.
Torn and bleeding though they were, she worked on breathlessly until she had made an opening through which she could worm her body, and at last she stood outside the enclosure.
Together they scurried to the pavilion and sat breathlessly down under its friendly roof.
King he angry," he called out to them breathlessly.
Yes, yes, go on," he urged breathlessly, when she paused.
Oh, Marilla," she exclaimed breathlessly, "there's going to be a Sunday-school picnic next week--in Mr.
Aunt Janet, Uncle Blair is here," I announced breathlessly at the kitchen door.
Just as I had written that I heard sounds of arrival, and running out I breathlessly told the Man of Wrath how nearly I had been able to give him the owls he has so often said he would like to have, and how sorry I was they were gone, and how grievous the death of one, and so on after the voluble manner of women.
And it ain't jest things I can put my fingers on, neither," rushed on Nancy, breathlessly.
Soft and warm it lay there, while the universe paused breathlessly.
500, grabbed the bag containing his cute new friend and breathlessly ran into the clothes shop, hanging his froggy purchase on the clothes rail before trying on some jackets.
With submarines, serums, secret bases and spies, it breathlessly barrels between Venice, Antarctica, Shanghai and New York.
com/baby-queens Junior Bill: The new project from Rob Nichols, the former frontman of brash young upstarts Inconsiderate Parking, sees him continue to perform breathlessly excellent ska-tinged pop with an unbridled exuberance.
And frontman Billie Joe Armstrong was - like the Queen classic - breathlessly energetic and made each song feel like its own stage show in the mammoth two-hour set.