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Synonyms for breath

Synonyms for breath

the vital principle or animating force within living beings

the act or process of breathing

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air breathed out, evidenced by vapor, odor, or heat

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Synonyms for breath

the air that is inhaled and exhaled in respiration

an indirect suggestion

a slight movement of the air

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Eleven versus nine in our favour for 50 minutes tells me there should only be one winner, and after that opening half there was hardly any time to catch breath.
As I tried desperately to catch breath following the welcome (for me, anyway) dog invasion I began to wonder if Clyde should bother turning up today.
Wearing a T-shirt, jeans and a baseball cap she barely has time to catch breath after the frantic performance.
There was barely time to catch breath when the lead was doubled amid more shambolic defending.
His one-day and Twenty20 assignments, for franchise and country, are set to take him to all points east and west in northern-hemisphere cricket - with barely a moment to catch breath between long-haul flights.
They worked out that, where R is rolls, L is loops, M is moments to catch breath.
It was deadly dull in the first period but there was hardly a moment to catch breath in the closing quarter of the match as Falkirk deservedly collected all three points to leapfrog Inverness and move to within two points of leaders Queen of the South.
She blew the hard-serving qualifier Stevenson off court before the youngster could even catch breath.
But it's not all high drama, as the physical routines - most notably a girly night in front of the video - provide light relief and enable the audience to catch breath and take stock.
The players will return from the US this morning and there will be time to catch breath and assess their work.
Then again, the international break might just have come at the right time; when you are winning, you don't want to stop but given Liverpool's results over the last few weeks, it might be best for everyone to catch breath and start again.
At last many students will have gained the grades and accepted their places, so now is an ideal opportunity to catch breath and look forward to student life and - of course - putting in some serious study.
While it was dull in the first period, there was hardly a moment to catch breath in the closing stages with Falkirk deserving their victory.