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He held her so tightly she could hardly breathe.
We can no longer depend on the quality of the air we breathe.
She leaned against the door, breathing deeply.
We found that file, so you can breathe again.
She breathed new life into the political scene.
Everyone breathed a sigh of relief when she turned up.
Promise me that you won’t breathe a word about this to Anna.
This is the American English definition of breathe. View British English definition of breathe.
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