Definition of RESPIRE

to inhale and exhale air <though unconscious, the patient is still respiring>
Synonyms respire
Near Antonyms asphyxiate, choke, gag, smother, suffocate; garrote (or garotte), stifle, strangle, throttle

March 29, 2015
discomfit Hear it
To thwart or disconcert
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