Bated breath. Is that like abated? Breathlessly? A word surviving only in this one traditional usage?
@GreatDismal: A lifetime first: Buying the Saturday Globe And Mail with bated breath.
A lifetime first: Buying the Saturday Globe And Mail with baited breath.
I find it important to believe that someone listened to this in Paris, repeatedly, in the year that it was released http://t.co/Dpec2gGY8K
RT @TheEconomist: When a horrible incident threatens to poison a country's social atmosphere, a single sound-bite can make a difference htt…