Synonyms of breathless
1 out of breathDictionary • I was a little breathless and my heartbeat was fast.
out of breath
winded • He fell to the ground and lay there, winded.
panting • She collapsed, panting, at the top of the stairs.
puffed • Do you get puffed easily when you go up stairs?
out of puff (informal)
out of whack (informal)
puffing and blowing
2 excitedDictionary • We were breathless with anticipation.
excited • He was so excited he could hardly speak.
anxious • He is anxious that there should be no delay.
eager • Robert was eager to talk about life in the Army.
enthusiastic • The band drew a huge and enthusiastic crowd.
impatient • They are impatient for jobs and security.
agog • The city was agog with rumours last night.
in suspense • 'Go on, don't leave us in suspense,' Dennis said.
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agogIf you are agog, you are excited about something, and eager to know more about it.
• The city was agog with rumours last night.
anxiousIf you are anxious to do something or anxious that something should happen, you very much want to do it or very much want it to happen.
• He is anxious that there should be no delay.
eagerIf you are eager to do or have something, you want to do or have it very much.
• Robert was eager to talk about life in the Army.
Thesaurus for breathless from the Collins English Thesaurus