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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Having breath or breath as specified.

Usage examples (33)
  • A clear, sweet-breathed dawn, as we said, that seemed somehow to have caught a scent of far-off harvest-farms, in lands where it was not winter.
  • She loved her sweet-breathed husband and responded to him deeply when they were joined in love—her one serious frustration was that he had no use for words.
  • Up the lane came the cow-boy, alternately whistling, singing, and cracking his whip, until at length the drove of sweet-breathed cows stood lowing at the bars, which, at...
  • Nowhere else is the traveller's path guarded on either hand with a rampart of delicate primroses, sweet-breathed violets, golden buttercups fit for fairy revels,... for more
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