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synonyms for winded

  • gasping
  • panting
  • breathless
  • huffing and puffing
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How to use winded in a sentence

She felt winded after short distances, and although a family of runners raised her, she worried she didn’t possess the talent or passion to pursue the sport.
MCLEAN’S THAIS ROLLY, COLGAN’S BRYCE LENTZ PEAK AT THE RIGHT TIME TO WIN VIRGINIA CLASS 6 CROSS-COUNTRY TITLESKYLE MELNICKAPRIL 22, 2021WASHINGTON POST
By definition, filibusters are stalling tactics that rely on long-winded speeches and tedious procedural delays.
THE MEDIA WILL BE KEY TO OVERCOMING A SENATE FILIBUSTER ON VOTING RIGHTSDONALD RITCHIEAPRIL 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He can’t walk around the house without becoming winded and can’t go even a moment without being connected to supplemental oxygen.
TEXANS RECOVERING FROM COVID-19 NEEDED OXYGEN. THEN THE POWER WENT OUT.BY MIKE HIXENBAUGH, NBC NEWS, AND PERLA TREVIZO, PROPUBLICA AND THE TEXAS TRIBUNEMARCH 9, 2021PROPUBLICA
What Thomas remembers is how brief the meeting was, especially in comparison to the long-winded team meetings he experienced in Detroit.
FOR YEAR 1 OF WASHINGTON’S REBUILD, RON RIVERA LEANED ON PAST EXPERIENCES AND ADVICE FROM THE BILLSNICKI JHABVALAFEBRUARY 18, 2021WASHINGTON POST
We start with college football’s national championship game, in which Alabama dominated a slightly winded Ohio State.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL’S FLAWED SEASON GAVE US A FLAWLESS CHAMPIONSARAH SHACHATJANUARY 12, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Photographer Gary Miller described the scene to PennLive as a “long-winded, sad event.”
THE BALLAD OF R. BUDD DWYERFIONA ZUBLINJANUARY 4, 2021OZY
There was no more talking after that, but even so the three outlanders grew more and more winded and the people gained on them.
THE STARS, MY BROTHERSEDMOND HAMILTON
Indoors and back East he would probably have been a consumptive; out here, he was merely short-winded.
BLAZED TRAIL STORIESSTEWART EDWARD WHITE
He galloped around the field until he was winded or decided that there was nothing to be frightened about.
THE RED COW AND HER FRIENDSPETER MCARTHUR
What was a drowned wolf, when there was a winded buck not far ahead?
THE WATCHERS OF THE TRAILSCHARLES G. D. ROBERTS
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WORDS RELATED TO WINDED

  • asthmatic
  • blown
  • choking
  • emphysematous
  • exhausted
  • gasping
  • out of breath
  • panting
  • short of breath
  • short-winded
  • spent
  • stertorous
  • wheezing
  • winded
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.