Definition of 'breather'
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Then he said he needed a breather outside. The Sun (2016)He'll need a breather at some point. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Take a breather until you need to go again and repeat at the same high intensity. Times, Sunday Times (2015)That time will come and he will get the breather soon enough. The Sun (2012)And all the exercises are performed with only a short breather to recover. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It provided an opportunity for a prop to take a breather. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Or do you give them a breather? The Sun (2013)Some of the players need a breather. The Sun (2011)It might be time to take a breather and listen to their concerns. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It gives you a breather and enables you to build from there. The Sun (2012)If you take a breather you are finished. Times, Sunday Times (2012)City players rarely take a breather between moving from one organisation to the next. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But he is having to take a breather from roaring around the grounds. The Sun (2011)And to get a much-needed breather and fresh encouragement from within the dressing room. The Sun (2006)Now he trains better and doesn't need a breather when he gets forward and comes back. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He needed a breather he has played 35 times season. The Sun (2016)There is a point where he will get a breather, but at the moment he is our main catalyst. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It was good to leave him at home in midweek, to give him a breather from time to time. Times, Sunday Times (2012)To give him a breather. The Sun (2012)Maybe you need a breather. The Sun (2015)Players can get a breather, but referees don't. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Translations for 'breather'
British English: breather NOUN
If you take a breather, you stop what you are doing for a short time and have a rest.
Relax and take a breather whenever you feel that you need one.
Definition of breather from the Collins English Dictionary
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