\ ˈbretht How to pronounce breathed (audio) \

Definition of breathed

1 : having breath especially of a specified kind usually used in combination sweet-breathed

Examples of breathed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web His wraparound, tight-quarters assist on a Keshad Johnson dunk in the second half breathed fire into the lungs of the home crowd. Bryce Miller Columnist, San Diego Union-Tribune, 19 Nov. 2021

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First Known Use of breathed

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Breathed.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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