Dictionary

smooth breathing

noun

Definition of SMOOTH BREATHING

1
:  a mark ' placed over some initial vowels in Greek to show that they are not aspirated (as in ἐκει̂ pronounced \e-ˈkā\)
2
:  the absence of aspiration indicated by a mark '

First Known Use of SMOOTH BREATHING

circa 1888

Rhymes with SMOOTH BREATHING

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: smooth bromePrevious Word in the Dictionary: smoothboreAll Words Near: smooth breathing
April 25, 2015
lissome Hear it
nimble or easily flexed
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears