1. [ verb ] draw air into, and expel out of, the lungs
Synonyms: breathe suspire respire

"I can breathe better when the air is clean" "The patient is respiring"

Related terms: sigh choke snore yawn exhale wheeze inhale respire hiccup hyperventilate exhale inhale respire respire breathing snorkel exhale inhale
Similar spelling:   take_a_breather