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synonyms for breathing spell

  • meantime
  • breach
  • break
  • breather
  • cutoff
  • downtime
  • gap
  • hiatus
  • interlude
  • interregnum
  • interruption
  • lacuna
  • layoff
  • letup
  • meanwhile
  • pause
  • time
  • time-out
  • coffee break
  • take ten
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antonyms for breathing spell

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  • continuation
  • continuity
  • permanence
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How to use breathing spell in a sentence

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
Finally he shook himself free from the dreamy spell of the place, and turned his face southward again.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
"I just happened to be passin' and thought I'd drop in for a spell," he said, with a profound bow to Mary, who arose to greet him.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
Her quiet eyes, held by his during the spell that had bound them speechless, did not flinch at the breaking of it.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
Aristide prayed that some Thaïs might come along, cast her spell upon him, and induce him to wink.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
After the first short spell of shelling our men fixed bayonets and lifted them high above the parapet.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
“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's been hired out a spell in Jacksonville,—nuss to a little gal, and now she's gwine home.
THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
Should we be forced to redistribute men and material on arrival, we are in for another spell of delay.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
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WORDS RELATED TO BREATHING SPELL

  • breath
  • breather
  • breathing room
  • breathing spell
  • breathing time
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