Definition of breathlessly adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈbreθləsli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈbreθləsli//
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  1. 1with difficulty in breathing panting breathlessly
  2. 2(formal) in a strongly emotional way; in a way that makes people feel strong emotions The trial was breathlessly reported by the national media.