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  • as insurprise
  • as inelectrify

synonyms for take one's breath away

  • amaze
  • astound
  • awe
  • bewilder
  • confound
  • confuse
  • dazzle
  • disconcert
  • dismay
  • dumbfound
  • flabbergast
  • overwhelm
  • perplex
  • rattle
  • shock
  • startle
  • stun
  • unsettle
  • consternate
  • daze
  • discomfit
  • electrify
  • floor
  • jar
  • jolt
  • nonplus
  • petrify
  • rock
  • stagger
  • stupefy
  • blow away
  • bowl over
  • cause wonder
  • leave aghast
  • leave open-mouthed
  • shake up
  • spring something on
  • strike dumb
  • strike with awe
  • take aback
  • throw a curve
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antonyms for take one's breath away

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  • bore
  • calm
  • clarify
  • clear up
  • comfort
  • compose
  • enlighten
  • expect
  • explain
  • order
  • soothe
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How to use take one's breath away in a sentence

It was a decayed house of superb proportions, but of a fashion long passed away.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
She walked away toward another door, which was masked with a curtain that she lifted.
CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
I take the Extream Bells, and set down the six Changes on them thus.
TINTINNALOGIA, OR, THE ART OF RINGINGRICHARD DUCKWORTH AND FABIAN STEDMAN
If you throw away this chance, you will both richly deserve to be hanged, as I sincerely trust you will be.
THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
The bear laughed and joined his companion, and the torpedo thundered away.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Nevertheless the evening and the night passed away without incident.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
Bits of paper blew aimlessly about, wafted by a little, feverish breeze, which rose in spasms and died away.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
Wycliffe translates the Vulgate: “And it as a modir onourid schal meete hym, and as a womman fro virgynyte schal take him.”
SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
But it was necessary to take Silan, which the rebels hastened to strengthen, closely followed up by the Spaniards.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
Turn away from sin and order thy hands aright, and cleanse thy heart from all offence.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TAKE ONE'S BREATH AWAY

  • amaze
  • animate
  • astonish
  • astound
  • charge
  • commove
  • disturb
  • dynamize
  • energize
  • enthuse
  • excite
  • fire
  • frenzy
  • galvanize
  • invigorate
  • jar
  • jolt
  • magnetize
  • power
  • provoke
  • rouse
  • send
  • shock
  • stagger
  • startle
  • stir
  • strike
  • stun
  • take one's breath away
  • wire
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