Tense or exciting, often in causing or being characterized by holding of the breath:
Likely to have difficulty in breathing, especially from exertion.
Short of breath
Find another word for out-of-breath. In this page you can discover 7 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for out-of-breath, like: breathless, dyspneic, gasping for breath, panting, short of breath, short-winded and winded.