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Overview of noun breath

The noun breath has 5 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (15) breath

(the process of taking in and expelling air during breathing; "he took a deep breath and dived into the pool"; "he was fighting to his last breath")

2. (14) breath

(the air that is inhaled and exhaled in respiration; "his sour breath offended her")

3. (1) breath, breather, breathing place, breathing space, breathing spell, breathing time

(a short respite)

4. (1) hint, intimation, breath

(an indirect suggestion; "not a breath of scandal ever touched her")

5. breath

(a slight movement of the air; "there wasn't a breath of air in the room") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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