Synonyms of breathless in English:


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1‘Will ran back, arriving flushed and breathless’


out of breath, panting, puffing, gasping, gasping for breath, huffing and puffing, puffing and blowing, puffed, puffed out, gulping, gulping for breath, wheezing, wheezy, choking, winded

short of breath, short-winded

exhausted, tired out

informal out of puff

2‘the crowd waited, breathless with anticipation’


agog, all agog, eager, expectant, open-mouthed, waiting with bated breath, on the edge of one's seat, on tenterhooks, in suspense, on pins and needles, on edge, excited, impatient