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breathless

Synonyms of breathless in English:

adjective

  • 1 Will ran back, arriving flushed and breathless
    out of breath, panting, puffing, gasping (for breath), huffing and puffing, puffing and blowing, puffed, puffed out, gulping (for breath), wheezing, wheezy, choking, winded;
    exhausted, tired out
    informal out of puff
  • 2 the crowd waited, breathless with anticipation
    agog, all agog, eager, expectant, open-mouthed, waiting with bated breath, on the edge of one's seat, on tenterhooks, in suspense, on pins and needles, on edge, excited, impatient
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