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One entry found for breathe.
Main Entry: breathe
Pronunciation: primarystressbremacronth
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): breathed; breath·ing
1 : to draw air into and expel it from the lungs
2 : 1LIVE 1
3 : to blow softly
4 : to send out by exhaling <breathe a sigh of relief>
5 : to bring by or as if by breathing <breathe new life into the movement>
6 : to say quietly or softly <don't breathe a word to anybody>
7 : to allow to rest after hard work <breathe a horse>
8 : to take in in breathing <breathe the scent of roses>
9 : to allow air or moisture to pass through <a fabric that breathes>
- breath·able /primarystressbremacron-thschwa-bschwal/ adjective

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