Synonyms of 'breathless'
- out of breath, gasping, gulping, panting, short-winded, spent, wheezing
- excited, eager, on tenterhooks, open-mouthed, wired (slang), with bated breath
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Thesaurus for breathless from the Collins American English Thesaurus
If you are breathless , you have difficulty in breathing properly, for example because you have been running or because you are afraid or excited .