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breathless

US [ˈbreθləs]
UK ['breθləs]
  • adj.(使)气喘吁吁的;(使人)屏息的;令人窒息的;无风的
  • Web断了气;屏息的爱;精疲力尽
breathless
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adj.
1.
(使)气喘吁吁的,上气不接下气的having difficulty in breathing; making it difficult for sb to breathe
He arrived breathless at the top of the stairs.
他爬上楼梯顶时气喘吁吁的。
They maintained a breathless(= very fast) pace for half an hour.
他们疾走了半小时。
2.
(使人)屏息的,目瞪口呆的experiencing, or making sb experience, a strong emotional reaction
the breathless excitement of seeing each other again
再次相见时无比的兴奋
breathless with terror
吓得目瞪口呆
3.
令人窒息的;无风的with no air or wind
the breathless heat of a summer afternoon
夏日午后的闷热

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