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breathed


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Breathe  \Breathe\  (br[=e][th]),  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Breathed}; 
  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Breathing}.]  [From  {Breath}.] 
  1.  To  respire;  to  inhale  and  exhale  air;  hence;,  to  live.  ``I 
  am  in  health,  I  breathe.''  --Shak. 
 
  Breathes  there  a  man  with  soul  so  dead?  --Sir  W. 
  Scott. 
 
  2.  To  take  breath;  to  rest  from  action 
 
  Well!  breathe  awhile,  and  then  to  it  again!  --Shak. 
 
  3.  To  pass  like  breath;  noiselessly  or  gently;  to  exhale;  to 
  emanate;  to  blow  gently. 
 
  The  air  breathes  upon  us  here  most  sweetly.  --Shak. 
 
  There  breathes  a  living  fragrance  from  the  shore. 
  --Byron. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  breathed 
  adj  1:  having  breath  or  breath  as  specified;  usually  used  in 
  combination;  "sweet-breathed" 
  2:  uttered  without  voice;  "could  hardly  hear  her  breathed  plea, 
  `Help  me'";  "voiceless  whispers"  [syn:  {voiceless}] 




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