OTHER WORDS FROM breathybreath·i·ness, noun
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A veteran musical comedy actor with zero puppetry experience prior to joining the tour, Zielinski nails Blanche’ familiar breathy Southern tones.
That new part of the song immediately caught fire on TikTok, with dancers around the world showing off their smooth footwork to accompany Amaarae’s breathy vocals.
The breathy delivery of the vocals and the exasperated sighs let out throughout the track help signal the rising temperatures, while the instrumentation’s palpitating thumps emulate a fervent heart’s beating.
She knows when to belt, when to hold back and when to go for a breathy note.Demi Lovato is confronting her demons in real time|Bethonie Butler|March 25, 2021|Washington Post
On the show, she was the epitome of Marilyn Monroe hotness, but subbed loud belches for breathy coos—and then laughed about it.Jenny McCarthy Twerks Out a Stellar ‘The View’ Debut|Kevin Fallon|September 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A healthy majority of these posts are the angsty exaggerations of teenagers and breathy recitations of the latest pop trends.Could Facebook Have Prevented the Georgia Baby Shooting?|Joshua DuBois|March 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Helen cultivated a low and seductively breathy voice and gushed with compliments to win people to her wishes.Helen Gurley Brown Was the Practical Goddess of Love to Ordinary Women|Gail Sheehy|August 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Her voice is breathy and soft; her moves subtle and seductive.Becoming Marilyn: An Impersonator Talks About Life as Marilyn Monroe|Nina Strochlic|August 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
In other news, Katherine Jenkins is trending on Twitter after her Jubilicious and breathy performance singing God save the Queen.
It was empty, and as he came slowly back and stood looking down into her face a low, breathy chuckle sounded in his ear.Victor Ollnee's Discipline|Hamlin Garland
"You seem to know a great deal about his love-making," she said at last, with the breathy calm of controlled temper.The Title Market|Emily Post
"Come away with yuh, Mary Cregan," Mrs. Byrne cried, in her breathy huskiness.
"I don't really know why she's idling like that," Sarah Brown heard him say in his breathy pathetic voice.Living Alone|Stella Benson
His voice was rather higher than Malone would have expected, oddly breathy without much depth to it.Out Like a Light|Gordon Randall Garrett