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commonness

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acceptance, averageness, bawdiness, bawdry, chasteness, circulation, cliche, commonality, commonalty, commonplace.
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Correct spelling:
breathless
Definition:
Out of breath; dead; suspending the breath.

Synonyms:

adjective
airless
stifling.
all
breathless, dyspneal, dyspneic, dyspnoeal, dyspnoeic.
astounded
agog, anxious, avid, eager, excited, flabbergasted, thunderstruck, Open-mouthed, with bated breath.
avid
dying to, gotta have.
calm
pacific, slowest, soothing, windless, Waveless, at peace, in order, reposeful, Stormless, at a standstill, low key.
close
fusty, muggy, stale-smelling, choky, sweltry, unventilated.
dead
inert, lifeless, Perished, passed away, no more, unanimated, pushing up daisies, bereft of life, gone to meet maker, gone to reward, not existing, offed, out of one's misery, resting in peace.
enthusiastic
keen.
excited
agitated, animated, anxious, ardent, aroused, attentive, burning, disquieted, disturbed, effervescent, excited, exhilarated, fervent, fiery, impassioned, inflamed, passionate, stimulated, turbulent, Energized, electrified, feverish.
hasty
abrupt, breakneck, brisk, bustling, darting, dashing, fast, feverish, fleet, flying, galloping, hasty, hurried, impatient, pelting, quick, rapid, running, rushing, speedy, swift, urgent.
incoherent
unvocal, incohesive.
moving
inspirational, mind-bending, stimulative, felt in gut, grabbed by, turned on by.
out of breath
winded.
spellbound
caught up, openmouthed, Open-mouthed, under a spell.
unable to respire normally
asthmatic, blown, choking, emphysematous, exhausted, gasping, gulping, out of breath, panting, short-winded, spent, stertorous, wheezing, winded, short of breath.
unintelligible
incoherent.
adverb
out of breath
dyspneic, short-winded, short breath, short of breath.
noun
breathless
asphyxiating, blown, breathtaking, choking, dead, dyspneal, dyspneic, dyspnoeal, dyspnoeic, exciting, gasping, inanimate, out of breath, panting, pulseless, pursy, short-winded, smothering, suffocating, suffocative, winded.
out of breath
asthmatic, emphysematous, enthusiastic, exhausted, puffing, spent, tired, used-up, wheezing, windless, Broken-winded, short of breath.
panting
panting, heavings, gaspings.
verb
confused
bewildered.
Examples of usage:
  1. Now that they had all spoken, there was an anxious, breathless pause. – NAPOLEON AND BLUCHER by L. Muhlbach
  2. There was breathless silence in the room. – Master Tales of Mystery, Volume 3 by Collected and Arranged by Francis J. Reynolds
  3. While we stood thus, for a moment, there was a breathless silence and then Jim Long's deep voice made itself heard. – Out of a Labyrinth by Lawrence L. Lynch
  4. Jack could not speak for a few moments, being breathless with exertion. – Commodore Junk by George Manville Fenn
  5. With a sigh of relief that the goal was attained, she passed through the partly open doorway and paused at last, breathless from her exertion. – Janice Meredith by Paul Leicester Ford

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