meaning of BREATH

BREATH meaning in General Dictionary

air inhaled and exhaled in respiration environment that the entire process of respiration features parted with oxygen and has now obtained carbonic-acid aqueous vapor heat etc

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  • a short respite
  • an indirect suggestion
  • a small activity of atmosphere
  • the air which inhaled and exhaled in respiration
  • the process of ingesting and expelling atmosphere during breathing
  • The air inhaled and exhaled in respiration; atmosphere which, in the process of respiration, features parted with air and it has received carbonic-acid, aqueous vapor, heat, etc.
  • The work of breathing naturally or freely; the energy or capacity to breathe freely; because, I am out of breath.
  • the effectiveness of respiration, and therefore, life.
  • Time to breathe; respite; pause.
  • an individual respiration, or even the period of making it; one work; an instantaneous.
  • Fig.: That which gives or strengthens life.
  • an individual term; the slightest effort; a trifle.
  • a rather small piece of cake; environment in mild motion.
  • Fragrance; exhalation; odor; perfume.
  • Gentle workout, causing a quicker respiration.

BREATH meaning in Law Dictionary

In medical jurisprudence. Air expelled from lungs at each termination.


BREATH meaning in Etymology Dictionary

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BREATH meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) Air inhaled and exhaled in respiration; air which, in the process of respiration, features parted with air and has obtained carbonic acid, aqueous vapor, heat, etc.

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  • (n.) The work of breathing obviously or freely; the ability or capacity to breathe easily; since, I am breathless.
  • (n.) The effectiveness of respiration, and hence, life.
  • (letter.) Time to inhale; respite; pause.
  • (letter.) A single respiration, or perhaps the time of making it; one act; an instantaneous.
  • (letter.) Fig.: what provides or strengthens life.
  • (n.) An individual term; the slightest effort; a trifle.
  • (n.) A really small snap; environment in mild motion.
  • (letter.) Fragrance; exhalation; smell; perfume.
  • (n.) mild exercise, causing a quicker respiration.

Sentence Examples with the word BREATH

Jenn closed the door firmly and drew a deep breath before facing her awaiting surveillance team.

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