breathe

Breathe vs Breather - What's the difference?

breathe | breather |


As a verb breathe

is to draw air into (inhale), and expel air from (exhale), the lungs in order to extract oxygen and excrete waste gases.

As a noun breather is

something or someone that breathes.

Breathe vs Choke - What's the difference?

breathe | choke |


As verbs the difference between breathe and choke

is that breathe is to draw air into (inhale), and expel air from (exhale), the lungs in order to extract oxygen and excrete waste gases while choke is to be unable to breathe because of obstruction of the windpipe, for instance food or other objects that go down the wrong way.

As a noun choke is

a control on a carburetor to adjust the air/fuel mixture when the engine is cold.

Breathe vs Gasp - What's the difference?

breathe | gasp |


As verbs the difference between breathe and gasp

is that breathe is to draw air into (inhale), and expel air from (exhale), the lungs in order to extract oxygen and excrete waste gases while gasp is to draw in the breath suddenly, as if from a shock.

As a noun gasp is

a short, sudden intake of breath.

As a interjection gasp is

(humorous).

Breathe vs Spire - What's the difference?

breathe | spire |


As verbs the difference between breathe and spire

is that breathe is to repeatedly draw air into, and expel it from, the lungs in order to extract oxygen from it and excrete waste products while spire is of a seed, plant etc: to sprout, to send forth the early shoots of growth; to germinate or spire can be (obsolete) to breathe.

As a noun spire is

or spire can be one of the sinuous foldings of a serpent or other reptile; a coil.

Sigh vs Breathe - What's the difference?

sigh | breathe |


As verbs the difference between sigh and breathe

is that sigh is to inhale a larger quantity of air than usual, and immediately expel it; to make a deep single audible respiration, especially as the result or involuntary expression of fatigue, exhaustion, grief, sorrow, frustration, or the like while breathe is to repeatedly draw air into, and expel it from, the lungs in order to extract oxygen from it and excrete waste products.

As a noun sigh

is a deep and prolonged audible inspiration or respiration of air, as when fatigued, frustrated, grieved, or relieved; the act of sighing.

As a interjection sigh

is an expression of fatigue, exhaustion, grief, sorrow, frustration, or the like, often used in casual written contexts.

Breathe vs Pant - What's the difference?

breathe | pant |


As verbs the difference between breathe and pant

is that breathe is to repeatedly draw air into, and expel it from, the lungs in order to extract oxygen from it and excrete waste products while pant is (ambitransitive) to breathe quickly or in a labored manner, as after exertion or from eagerness or excitement; to respire with heaving of the breast; to gasp.

As a noun pant is

a quick breathing; a catching of the breath; a gasp or pant can be (fashion) a pair of pants (trousers or underpants) or pant can be a public drinking fountain in scotland and north-east england.

Breathe vs Snore - What's the difference?

breathe | snore |


As verbs the difference between breathe and snore

is that breathe is to repeatedly draw air into, and expel it from, the lungs in order to extract oxygen from it and excrete waste products while snore is to breathe during sleep with harsh, snorting noises caused by vibration of the soft palate.

As a noun snore is

the act of snoring, and the noise produced.

What is the difference between breathe and vent?

breathe | vent |


As verbs the difference between breathe and vent

is that breathe is to repeatedly draw air into, and expel it from, the lungs in order to extract oxygen from it and excrete waste products while vent is to allow gases to escape or vent can be to sell; to vend.

As a noun vent is

an opening through which gases, especially air, can pass or vent can be ventriloquism or vent can be sale; opportunity to sell; market.

What is the difference between breathe and wind?

breathe | wind |


As verbs the difference between breathe and wind

is that breathe is to repeatedly draw air into, and expel it from, the lungs in order to extract oxygen from it and excrete waste products while wind is to blow air through a wind instrument or horn to make a sound or wind can be to turn coils of (a cord or something similar) around something.

As a noun wind is

(countable|uncountable) real or perceived movement of atmospheric air usually caused by convection or differences in air pressure or wind can be the act of winding or turning; a turn; a bend; a twist.

What is the difference between breathe and nose?

breathe | nose |


As verbs the difference between breathe and nose

is that breathe is to repeatedly draw air into, and expel it from, the lungs in order to extract oxygen from it and excrete waste products while nose is to move cautiously.

As a noun nose is

a protuberance on the face housing the nostrils, which are used to breathe or smell.

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