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Definition 1: not breathing or able to breathe except with difficulty - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where dyspneal or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • breathless at thought of what I had done
  • breathless from running
  • followed the match with breathless interest

Synonyms for dyspneal in the sense of this definition

(dyspneal is similar to ...) tending to deprive of oxygen

"asphyxiating gasses"

(dyspneal is similar to ...) causing difficulty in breathing especially through lack of fresh air and presence of heat

"the choking June dust" "the smothering soft voices" "smothering heat" "the room was suffocating--hot and airless"

(dyspneal is similar to ...) breathing laboriously or convulsively

(means also ...) not ventilated

"stuffy unventilated rooms"

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