Gasping for air, typically after exercise: he arrived on the top floor out of breath
More example sentences
- Panting, she was out of breath when she held out her hands and gripped onto his arms tightly.
- Half an hour later Liz walked off the dance floor and flopped back into her chair, out of breath.
- After about ten more minutes, they were nearly to the top and both of them were out of breath.
Definition of out of breath in:
- The British & World English dictionary