breath

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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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THE tiresome David Blaine has failed to break the world record for holding breath underwater.
Blaine will end his challenge tomorrow with an attempt to break the world record for holding breath under water, which currently stands at eight minutes, 58 seconds.
or make the mistake of holding breath too much in the beginning, and all
Slowly remove catheter while patient is holding breath, bearing down, or exhaling and apply immediate pressure to exit site with a 4 x 4 gauze dressing, holding until hemostasis occurs.
There's a lot of nervous Colts execs holding breath that Howard is still here.