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breathing

See definition of breathing on Dictionary.com
  • adj.respiring
  • adj.alive

synonyms for breathing

  • respiratory
  • gasping
  • panting
  • wheezing
  • animate
  • awake
  • functioning
  • living
  • conscious

antonyms for breathing

MOST RELEVANT
  • breathless
  • dead
  • deceased
  • lifeless
  • dead
  • breathless
  • deceased
  • lifeless
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How to use breathing in a sentence

From a corner of the room, or even the other side of a wall, Emerald can track a patient’s breathing, heartbeat, mobility, and other health markers.
TACKLING COVIDTATE RYAN-MOSLEYAUGUST 19, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
When it came to a tougher task — inserting a breathing tube — just about half pulled it off, Ebert and colleagues reported in January in Galveston, Texas, at the NASA Human Research Program Investigators’ Workshop.
WHAT WILL ASTRONAUTS NEED TO SURVIVE THE DANGEROUS JOURNEY TO MARS?MARIA TEMMINGJULY 15, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Consider the safety of breathing in any particles from those filters, Fernandez advises.
SCIENCE OFFERS RECIPES FOR HOMEMADE CORONAVIRUS MASKSKATHIANN KOWALSKIMAY 14, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Just breathing can send some viruses into the air, data show.
HOW MUCH DO MASKS HELP AGAINST COVID-19?TINA HESMAN SAEYAPRIL 23, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Babies born too small can develop breathing problems and other health issues.
DECADES-LONG PROJECT IS LINKING OUR HEALTH TO THE ENVIRONMENTLINDSEY KONKELMARCH 12, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Not a zephyr ruffled the leaf of a rose, and a soft breathing fragrance bathed his reposing senses.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
“Never mind that,” Jessie flung back over her shoulder, and still breathing easily as she set a slower stroke.
THE CAMPFIRE GIRLS OF ROSELAWNMARGARET PENROSE
Even the short stop had allowed their horses a breathing spell and they could now ride more leisurely.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
She sat still as a statue, scarce breathing, her eyes fixed upon the violet sky.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
The drops fell on the lips of the sleeping man, who was now breathing regularly.
THE WEIGHT OF THE CROWNFRED M. WHITE
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WORDS RELATED TO BREATHING

  • animate
  • awake
  • breathing
  • cognizant
  • conscious
  • dynamic
  • existing
  • extant
  • functioning
  • growing
  • knowing
  • live
  • living
  • mortal
  • operative
  • running
  • subsisting
  • viable
  • vital
  • working
  • zoetic
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.