Breathtaking - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbreθteɪkɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word breathtaking
Brit.  |ˈbrɛθteɪkɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word breathtaking

adjective

- tending to cause suspension of regular breathing(syn: breathless)

breathtaking adventure

Examples

The train raced past with breathtaking speed.

They gave a breathtaking performance.

The view of the mountains was breathtaking.

The scope of the error is breathtaking.

The view from my bedroom window was absolutely breathtaking.

The film's cinematography is breathtaking.

...as a result of an enactment by Congress, this breathtaking canyon will be permanently protected from development...

...farsighted conservationists long ago realized that wilderness areas of breathtaking beauty needed to be protected from future development...

...the lambency of the sunlit stained-glass window was breathtaking...

...we admired the breathtaking panorama from the top of the mountain...

...nature lovers will be raptured by the documentary's breathtaking cinematography...

He took a breathtaking header.

Don't miss the chance to see the breathtaking Dolomite Mountains.

...a cruise through the breathtaking fjords along the coast of Norway...

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