breathe+hard

  • 1breathe — [c]/brið / (say breedh) verb (breathed /briðd / (say breedhd), breathing) –verb (i) 1. to inhale and exhale air; respire: *in the cooler air we will breathe easier. –b. wongar, 1983. 2. (in speech) to control the outgoing breath in producing… …

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  • 2breathe — Synonyms and related words: He, affect, air, alert, approve, argue, articulate, aspirate, attest, bark, bawl, be, be alive, be animate, be aromatic, be construed as, be extant, be found, be in existence, be met with, be present, be redolent of,… …

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  • 3breathe — [ brið ] verb ** 1. ) intransitive or transitive to take air into your lungs through your nose or mouth and let it out again: He held her so tightly she could hardly breathe. We can no longer depend on the quality of the air we breathe. breathe… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 4breathe down your neck — breathe down (your) neck to watch too closely what you do. The supervisor breathes down my neck all the time, trying to make sure I m working hard enough …

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  • 5breathe down neck — breathe down (your) neck to watch too closely what you do. The supervisor breathes down my neck all the time, trying to make sure I m working hard enough …

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  • 6breathe — verb 1 air/breath ADVERB ▪ fast, quickly, rapidly ▪ slowly ▪ deeply ▪ shallowly ▪ …

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  • 7breathe */*/ — UK [briːð] / US [brɪð] verb Word forms breathe : present tense I/you/we/they breathe he/she/it breathes present participle breathing past tense breathed past participle breathed 1) [intransitive/transitive] to take air into your lungs through… …

    English dictionary

  • 8Breathe a Sigh — Infobox Single Name = Breathe a Sigh Artist = Def Leppard from Album = Slang. B side = Released = 1996 Format = CD Recorded = 1995 in Spain and Fine Bow Lane Studios in Dublin, Ireland Genre = Pop rock Length = Label = Bludgeon Riffola Writer =… …

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  • 9hard — [[t]hɑ͟ː(r)d[/t]] ♦ harder, hardest 1) ADJ GRADED Something that is hard is very firm and stiff to touch and is not easily bent, cut, or broken. He shuffled his feet on the hard wooden floor... Something cold and hard pressed into the back of his …

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  • 10hard — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} adj. 1 solid/stiff VERBS ▪ be, feel, look, seem ▪ The chairs felt hard and uncomfortable. ▪ become, go …

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