What does exhale mean?

Definitions for exhale
ɛksˈheɪl, ɛkˈseɪlex·hale

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. exhale, expire, breathe out(verb)

    expel air

    "Exhale when you lift the weight"

  2. exhale, give forth, emanate(verb)

    give out (breath or an odor)

    "The chimney exhales a thick smoke"

Wiktionary

  1. exhale(Verb)

    To expel air from the lungs through the nose or mouth by action of the diaphragm.

    Etymology: From exhaler, from exhalare, from + .

  2. exhale(Verb)

    To pass off in the form of vapour; to emerge.

    Etymology: From exhaler, from exhalare, from + .

  3. exhale(Verb)

    To expel (something) from the lungs by action of the diaphragm.

    Etymology: From exhaler, from exhalare, from + .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Exhale(verb)

    to breathe out. Hence: To emit, as vapor; to send out, as an odor; to evaporate; as, the earth exhales vapor; marshes exhale noxious effluvia

    Etymology: [L. exhalare; ex out + halare to breathe; cf.F. exhaler. Cf. Inhale.]

  2. Exhale(verb)

    to draw out; to cause to be emitted in vapor; as, the sum exhales the moisture of the earth

    Etymology: [L. exhalare; ex out + halare to breathe; cf.F. exhaler. Cf. Inhale.]

  3. Exhale(verb)

    to rise or be given off, as vapor; to pass off, or vanish

    Etymology: [L. exhalare; ex out + halare to breathe; cf.F. exhaler. Cf. Inhale.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Exhale

    egz-hāl′, v.t. to emit or send out as vapour: to evaporate.—v.i. to rise or be given off as vapour.—adjs. Exhal′able, that can be exhaled; Exhal′ant, having the quality of exhaling.—n. Exhalā′tion, act or process of exhaling: evaporation: that which is exhaled: vapour: steam. [Fr. exhaler—L. exhalāreex, out, halāre, -ātum, to breathe.]

  2. Exhale

    egz-hāl′, v.t. to draw out: (Shak.) to cause to flow. [Pfx. ex-, and hale, to draw.]

Editors Contribution

  1. exhale

    A natural process within the body of an animal or human to cause air to move from the lungs out through the mouth.

    To exhale easily is a gift in itself, its a mechanism of our breathing.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 2, 2020  

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How to say exhale in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of exhale in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of exhale in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of exhale in a Sentence

  1. Sana Dabbas:

    Inhale my exhale and slip into ecstasy.

  2. Chynna Noelle Deese:

    Its huge to be able to hopefully give some people the opportunity to exhale and to hopefully go back to being normal and not be afraid of who is out in the woods.

  3. The Dutchess '' singer:

    Having success every level of the way, each time it felt like another smile inside of The Dutchess '' singer, and another kind of exhale, like,' wow, I can retire my mom,' and' wow, I can build my dad a house.' Just different things that I can help out with and with the family.

  4. Laura Jaworski:

    Inhale possibility, exhale creativity.

  5. Audrey Odom:

    Those type of compounds when they are in the blood can actually get into the lungs and out in the gas that you exhale.

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