Definition of fighting/struggling for breath
- He was fighting/struggling for breath.
: to contend in battle or physical combat
: to engage in boxing
: to put forth a determined effort
: a hostile encounter : battle, combat
: a boxing match
: a verbal disagreement : argument
: to make strenuous or violent efforts in the face of difficulties or opposition
: to proceed with difficulty or with great effort
: contest, strife
: a violent effort or exertion : an act of strongly motivated striving
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