Synonyms for (verb) breathe

emit, breathe, pass off

expel (gases or odors)

LESS SPECIFIC: exhaust, expel, eject, discharge, release


breathe

reach full flavor by absorbing air and being let to stand after having been uncorked

This rare Bordeaux must be allowed to breathe for at least 2 hours

LESS SPECIFIC: oxidate, oxidise, oxidize


rest, take a breather, breathe, catch one's breath

take a short break from one's activities in order to relax

LESS SPECIFIC: break, pause, intermit


breathe

manifest or evince

She breathes the Christian spirit

LESS SPECIFIC: convey


breathe

utter or tell

not breathe a word


breathe

impart as if by breathing

He breathed new life into the old house

LESS SPECIFIC: transfuse, instill


breathe

be alive

Every creature that breathes

LESS SPECIFIC: subsist, survive, live, exist


breathe

allow the passage of air through

Our new synthetic fabric breathes and is perfect for summer wear

LESS SPECIFIC: be