Exhale

  • 1 exhalé — exhalé, ée (è gza lé, lée) part. passé. 1°   Dégagé, émis. Les vapeurs exhalées par ce marais. •   Menez le blasphémateur hors du camp [pour le mettre à mort] ; il ne faut point qu on y respire le même air que lui, et son dernier soupir, exhalé… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 2 Exhale — Ex*hale ([e^]ks*h[=a]l or [e^]gz*[=a]l ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Exaled}, p. pr. & vb. n.. {Exaling}.] [L. exhalare; ex out + halare to breathe; cf.F. exhaler. Cf. {Inhale}.] 1. To breathe out. Hence: To emit, as vapor; to send out, as an odor; to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Exhale — Ex*hale , v. i. To rise or be given off, as vapor; to pass off, or vanish. [1913 Webster] Their inspiration exhaled in elegies. Prescott. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 exhale — index emit Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 exhale — c.1400, from M.Fr. exhaler (14c.), from L. exhalare breathe out, evaporate, from ex out (see EX (Cf. ex )) + halare breathe. Related: Exhaled; exhaling …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 exhale — [v] breathe out breathe, discharge, eject, emanate, emit, evaporate, expel, give off, issue, let out, respire, steam, vaporize; concept 163 Ant. breathe in, inhale …

    New thesaurus

  • 7 exhalé — Exhalé, [exhal]ée. part …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 8 exhale — ► VERB 1) breathe out. 2) give off (vapour or fumes). DERIVATIVES exhalation noun. ORIGIN Latin exhalare, from halare breathe …

    English terms dictionary

  • 9 exhale — [eks hāl′, eks′hāl΄] vi. exhaled, exhaling [Fr exhaler < L exhalare < ex , out + halare, to breathe < IE base * an > Gr anemos, L animus] 1. to breathe out 2. to be given off or rise into the air as vapor; evaporate vt. 1. to breathe… …

    English World dictionary

  • 10 exhale — [[t]ekshe͟ɪl[/t]] exhales, exhaling, exhaled VERB When you exhale, you breathe out the air that is in your lungs. [FORMAL] Hold your breath for a moment and exhale... [V n] Wade exhaled a cloud of smoke and coughed. Syn: breathe out Ant …

    English dictionary

  • 11 exhale — UK [eksˈheɪl] / US verb [intransitive/transitive] Word forms exhale : present tense I/you/we/they exhale he/she/it exhales present participle exhaling past tense exhaled past participle exhaled to breathe air out through your mouth or nose… …

    English dictionary

  • 12 exhale — /eks hayl , ek sayl /, v., exhaled, exhaling. v.i. 1. to emit breath or vapor; breathe out. 2. to pass off as vapor; pass off as an effluence. v.t. 3. to breathe out; emit (air, vapor, sound, etc.): to exhale a sigh. 4. to give off as vapor: The… …

    Universalium

  • 13 exhale — verb Exhale is used with these nouns as the object: ↑breath, ↑smoke …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 14 exhale — ex|hale [eksˈheıl] v [I and T] [Date: 1300 1400; : Latin; Origin: exhalare, from halare to breathe ] to breathe air, smoke etc out of your mouth ≠ ↑inhale ▪ Take a deep breath, then exhale slowly. >exhalation [ˌekshəˈleıʃən] n [U and C] …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 exhale — verb (I, T) to breathe air, smoke etc out of your mouth: Take a deep breath, then exhale slowly. exhalation noun (U) …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 exhale — [c]/ɛksˈheɪl / (say eks hayl) verb (exhaled, exhaling) –verb (i) 1. to emit breath or vapour. 2. to pass off as vapour; pass off as an effluence. –verb (t) 3. to breathe out; emit (air, etc.). 4. to give off as vapour. 5. to draw out as a vapour… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 17 exhale — verb (exhaled; exhaling) Etymology: Middle English exalen, from Latin exhalare, from ex + halare to breathe Date: 14th century intransitive verb 1. to rise or be given off as vapor 2. to emit breath or vapor transitive verb 1 …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 18 exhale — verb /ɛksˈheɪl/ a) To expel air from the lungs through the nose or mouth by action of the diaphragm. Above was a tiled roof – though from that imperfect tiling exhaled stench and pestilence. b) To pass off in the form of vapour; to emerge. Syn:… …

    Wiktionary

  • 19 exhale — 1. To breathe out. SYN: expire (1). 2. To emit a gas or vapor or odor. * * * ex·hale eks (h)ā(ə)l vb, ex·haled; ex·hal·ing vi to emit breath or vapor vt to breathe out * * * ex·hale (eksґhāl) [ex + L. halare to breathe] 1. to expel from …

    Medical dictionary

  • 20 exhale — Synonyms and related words: aerate, aerify, atomize, be aromatic, be redolent of, blow, blow off, breathe, breathe hard, breathe in, breathe out, carbonate, chlorinate, cough, discharge, distill, eject, emanate, emit, emit a smell, etherify,… …

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