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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Producing an audible sound of inhaling.

Usage examples (32)
  • Rubyn wins for a while; Williams takes the lead after saying a few words in breathy tones.
  • To say Cassie Morgan is "breathy" doesn't do her vocals justice.
  • But she was singing with a low, breathy contralto.
  • "I'm sorry," she said with a breathy, sultry voice. for more
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