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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Sir, - Many thanks for the article by Terry Grimley, headlined 'Breathing life into the city's famous landmark' (Post, March 6).
THE England basketball team turn their attention to Slovakia tomorrow night after breathing life into a dying European Championship qualifying campaign with a win over Switzerland on Wednesday.
The Alhambra and the Renaissance buildings, both crucial to the preservation of Brooklyn's architectural heritage, stand as monuments to Tom Anderson's career of breathing life into beautiful, historic buildings that might otherwise crumble in disuse.
The editors manage to track the labyrinthine and often murky paths of Florentine and Italian politics and diplomacy with an authoritative sense both of direction and of the general context, while also breathing life into minor figures in the correspondence in their learned footnotes.
For an all-too-brief moment we see an artist at work, breathing life into a shared memory by means of lovely and measured prose.