Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: with bated breath

mit angehaltenem Atem


Beispielsätze

Nevertheless, we met and carried on our amorous sports with bated breath and suppressed sighs.
She stood with her slender arms hanging down, her scarcely defined bosom rising and falling regularly, and with bated breath and glittering, frightened eyes gazed straight before her, evidently prepared for the height of joy or misery.
Poole disinterred the axe from under a stack of packing straw; the candle was set upon the nearest table to light them to the attack; and they drew near with bated breath to where that patient foot was still going up and down, up and down, in the quiet of the night.
Or Shall I bend low and, in a bondman's key, With bated breath and whisp'ring humbleness, Say this: 'Fair sir, you spit on me on Wednesday last, You spurn'd me such a day; another time You call'd me dog; and for these courtesies I'll lend you thus much moneys'?
Poole disinterred the axe from under a stack of packing straw; the candle was set upon the nearest table to light them to the attack; and they drew near with bated breath to where that patient foot was still going up and down, up and down, in the quiet of the night.


Weitere Wörter

Deutsch Englisch
außer Atem sein be out of breath {v}
atemberaubend breath-taking
Atemalkoholkontrolle {f} breath-testing
Fall nicht vom Stängel (Stengel [alt])! Take a deep breath, wait for this!
nach Luft schnappend gasping for breath
mit angehaltenem Atem with bated breath
wieder zu Atem kommen to get one's breath (back)
an die frische Luft gehen to go out for a breath of fresh air
verschnaufen (auch fig.) to take breath
im nächsten Atemzug in the next breath