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breathtaking

adjective uk   us   /ˈbreθˌteɪ.kɪŋ/
B2 extremely exciting, beautiful, or surprising: The view from the top of the mountain is breathtaking. His performance is described in the paper as "a breathtaking display of physical agility".
breathtakingly
adverb uk   us   /-li/
The scenery was breathtakingly beautiful.
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