able or fit to be breathed:
filters to make the air more breathable.
allowing the passage of air and moisture:
a breathable fabric.
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(of air) fit to be breathed
(of a material) allowing air to pass through so that perspiration can evaporate
verb (transitive) to apply a Breathalyser test to (someone)
noun trademark a device for estimating the amount of alcohol in the breath: used in testing people suspected of driving under the influence of alcohol Contemporary Examples The 15 Hottest New Apps at Dublin’s Web Summit Tom Sykes October 30, 2013
a brand of breath analyzer. Contemporary Examples Shia LaBeouf’s Wild World Kim Masters June 21, 2009 The Tragic Decline of Mary Kennedy, Found Dead in Apparent Suicide Michael Daly May 16, 2012 Andrew Breitbart, Mad As Hell Lloyd Grove January 31, 2010 John Galliano Suspended by Dior for Alleged Anti-Semitic Rant Tracy McNicoll February 24, […]
noun a person who believes that it is possible to subsist healthily on air alone adjective of or relating to a breatharian: a breatharian purification programme