Baited Breath, Bated Breath

Don't write "baited breath." The word bated, a variant of abated, means "lessened in intensity," "restrained."


Confusing Words and Homonyms

Letter A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M - N - O - P - Q - R - S - T - U - V - W - X - Y - Z