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breathy

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adjective \ˈbre-thē\

Simple Definition of breathy

  • : spoken or sung with the sound of a person's breath

Full Definition of breathy

breath·i·erbreath·i·est

  1. :  characterized or accompanied by or as if by the audible passage of breath

breath·i·ly play \-thə-lē\ adverb
breath·i·ness play \-thē-nəs\ noun

1883

First Known Use of breathy

1883


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