Results for breath

Definitions of breath:

part of speech: noun

The air drawn into and then expelled from the lungs: power of breathing, life: the time occupied by once breathing: a very slight breeze.

part of speech: noun

Air drawn into the lungs of animals and driven out from the same- in man and the more highly organised animals through the mouth and nostrils; respiration; a single drawing in and driving out of air; a gentle breeze of air; life; pause; time to breathe; an instant.

part of speech: noun

The air drawn in and forced out of the lungs; a single act of drawing in or forcing out air; as, to take a long breath; the power to use the lungs freely; as, to lose one's breath; life; a pause; an instant; air in gentle motion; a mere word; fragrance.

Usage examples for breath:

alphabet filter

Word of the day


An enormous bird in Persian folk- tales. ...

Popular definitions