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The page on soup alone contains over 70,000 words from primary sources, cataloged in breathless detail.
THE INTERNET’S MOST INCREDIBLE COLLECTION OF FOOD HISTORY HAS BEEN SAVEDDAYNA EVANSJANUARY 12, 2021EATER
The sudden acknowledgement that a person you once loved doesn’t exist anymore can knock the wind out of you, and Dunne captures that breathless free fall beautifully.
IN HERSELF, A YOUNG DUBLIN MOTHER BUILDS A HOUSE TO FIND HER WAY HOMESTEPHANIE ZACHAREKJANUARY 8, 2021TIME
It leaves the reader breathless, a deliberate choice by this onetime copy editor, who wants to rush through these excruciating episodes yet convey in lyrical fashion what he feels.
DANIEL MENAKER, AUTHOR AND CELEBRATED EDITOR AT THE NEW YORKER AND RANDOM HOUSE, DIES AT 79HARRISON SMITHOCTOBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
You might think that Beijing would be desperate to get a break from this breathless aggression.
ANY US ELECTION OUTCOME IS MORE WIN-WIN THAN LOSE-LOSE FOR CHINAJANE LIOCTOBER 27, 2020QUARTZ
Although he and Bonet divorced in 1993, social media erupted with breathless praise for this glorious vision of a blended family and wild speculation about the magic of Bonet.
LENNY KRAVITZ OPENS UP ABOUT HIS MOM ROXIE ROKER AND HIS FIRST LOVE LISA BONETCMURRAYOCTOBER 6, 2020ESSENCE.COM
Again he stopped, but I made no comment, only waited with breathless interest till he went on.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
Phœbe Chiffinch, breathless, is holding Alice Arden's wrist with a firm grasp.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
Walter Fetherston was a writer of breathless mystery—but he was the essence of mystery himself.
THE DOCTOR OF PIMLICOWILLIAM LE QUEUX
In the privacy of Lawrence's room, Carl told his story—a story that Lawrence listened to breathless attention.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
Light gleamed on the staircase, and breathless voices were wafted up to the two men.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BREATHLESS

  • airless
  • breathless
  • choky
  • confined
  • fusty
  • heavy
  • moldy
  • motionless
  • muggy
  • musty
  • stagnant
  • stale
  • stale-smelling
  • sticky
  • stifling
  • stuffy
  • suffocating
  • sultry
  • sweltering
  • sweltry
  • thick
  • tight
  • uncomfortable
  • unventilated
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