breathe

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Synonyms for breathe

inhale and exhale

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breathe in

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Synonyms for breathe

to breathe in and out

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to draw air into the lungs in the process of respiration

to expel air in the process of respiration

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to have reality or life

to tell in confidence

Synonyms for breathe

be alive

impart as if by breathing

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allow the passage of air through

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manifest or evince

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take a short break from one's activities in order to relax

reach full flavor by absorbing air and being let to stand after having been uncorked

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By scavenging garage sales, souvenir shops, and dollar stores, Horn disassembles, reconfigures, and breathes new life into the junk heap of youth culture.
In The Men of Brewster Place Gloria Naylor not only revisits the dilapidated urban environs of her award-winning first novel, she breathes new life into the male residents who once wreaked havoc in the lives of African American women.
Peretti breathes new life into archival clips of past performances and old photographs by providing details that instruct and delight.
And yet it is to Clark's credit that she breathes new life into this old formula, developing an argument that is original and full of elegant prose, albeit one that ultimately revolves around a rather caricatured portrayal of artisan culture.
Wilson of the Institute for Human Gene Therapy at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia writes that their work "breathes new life into the prospects of liver-directed gene therapy." "It's a very impressive demonstration that combines basic science and therapy-oriented research," adds gene therapy investigator Gary J.