exhaust, exhaust fumes, fumes(noun)
gases ejected from an engine as waste products
exhaust, exhaust system(verb)
system consisting of the parts of an engine through which burned gases or steam are discharged
exhaust, wash up, beat, tucker, tucker out(verb)
wear out completely
"This kind of work exhausts me"; "I'm beat"; "He was all washed up after the exam"
consume, eat up, use up, eat, deplete, exhaust, run through, wipe out(verb)
use up (resources or materials)
"this car consumes a lot of gas"; "We exhausted our savings"; "They run through 20 bottles of wine a week"
run down, exhaust, play out, sap, tire(verb)
"exhaust one's savings"; "We quickly played out our strength"
use up the whole supply of
"We have exhausted the food supplies"
exhaust, discharge, expel, eject, release(verb)
eliminate (a substance)
"combustion products are exhausted in the engine"; "the plant releases a gas"
System consisting of the parts of an engine through which burned gases or steam are discharged
The steam let out of a cylinder after it has done its work there.
The foul air let out of a room through a register or pipe provided for the purpose.
An exhaust pipe, especially on a motor vehicle.
Short for exhaust gas or used steam released from a steam engine
To draw or let out wholly; to drain off completely; as, to exhaust the water of a well; the moisture of the earth is exhausted by evaporation.
To empty by drawing or letting out the contents; as, to exhaust a well, or a treasury.
To drain, metaphorically; to use or expend wholly, or till the supply comes to an end; to deprive wholly of strength; to use up; to weary or tire out; to wear out; as, to exhaust one's strength, patience, or resources.
A decrepit, exhausted old man at fifty-five. --Motley.
To bring out or develop completely; to discuss thoroughly; as, to exhaust a subject.
To subject to the action of various solvents in order to remove all soluble substances or extractives; as, to exhaust a drug successively with water, alcohol, and ether.
to draw or let out wholly; to drain off completely; as, to exhaust the water of a well; the moisture of the earth is exhausted by evaporation
to empty by drawing or letting out the contents; as, to exhaust a well, or a treasury
to drain, metaphorically; to use or expend wholly, or till the supply comes to an end; to deprive wholly of strength; to use up; to weary or tire out; to wear out; as, to exhaust one's strength, patience, or resources
to bring out or develop completely; to discuss thoroughly; as, to exhaust a subject
to subject to the action of various solvents in order to remove all soluble substances or extractives; as, to exhaust a drug successively with water, alcohol, and ether
drained; exhausted; having expended or lost its energy
pertaining to steam, air, gas, etc., that is released from the cylinder of an engine after having preformed its work
the steam let out of a cylinder after it has done its work there
the foul air let out of a room through a register or pipe provided for the purpose
Origin: [L. exhaustus, p. p.]
Exhaust is a trio from Montreal featuring bass, drums, tape and bass clarinet, that started in the mid-90s. The members are Aidan Girt, Gordon Krieger and Mike Zabitsky. Their first release was the limited release cassette 230596. Their debut LP was one of the first releases on the then-fledgling Constellation Records label. A second album, Enregistreur, was released in 2002. A third album Grenadilla Splinters was released December 2011.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
egz-awst′, v.t. to draw out the whole of: to use the whole strength of: to wear or tire out: to treat of or develop completely.—n. the exit of steam from the cylinder when it has done its work in propelling the piston—escaping by the exhaust-pipe and regulated by the exhaust-valve.—p.adj. Exhaust′ed, drawn out: emptied: consumed: tired out.—n. Exhaust′er, he who or that which exhausts.—adj. Exhaust′ible, that may be exhausted.—n. Exhaust′ion, act of exhausting or consuming: state of being exhausted: extreme fatigue.—adjs. Exhaust′ive, tending to exhaust; Exhaust′less, that cannot be exhausted. [L. exhaurīre, exhaustum—ex, out, haurīre, to draw.]
A type of device and product created and designed in various colors, materials, mechanisms, shapes, sizes and styles used for air, gas, moisture, steam or another substance to move through according to the manufacturer product design or product instructions.
Cars and other vehicles have an exhaust built into their design.Submitted by MC Harmonious on December 20, 2016
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Rank popularity for the word 'exhaust' in Verbs Frequency: #994
The numerical value of exhaust in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of exhaust in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Examples of exhaust in a Sentence
Private passions tire and exhaust themselves, public ones never.
It is an act of responsibility to exhaust every possibility in averting this (deal).
Few people even scratch the surface, much less exhaust the contemplation of their own experience.
If this activity continues as expected we would exhaust the current authorization later this year.
Experiences are savings which a miser puts aside. Wisdom is an inheritance which a wastrel cannot exhaust.
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- ауспух, изтощавам, изчерпвам, изразходвамBulgarian
- Abluft, Abgas, dezimieren, Auspuff, erschöpfenGerman
- escape, agotar, tubo de escapeSpanish
- pakokaasujärjestelmä, kuivattaa, tyhjentää, poistoilma, poistaa, pakokaasu, uuvuttaa, loppu, pakoputkisto, poistohöyry, ehdyttääFinnish
- 尽くす, 使い切る, 使い尽くすJapanese
- kīrea, whakaporoMāori
- uitlaatpijp, uitputten, uitlaat, verminderenDutch
- eksosNorwegian Nynorsk
- exaurir, esvaziar, esgotarPortuguese
- выхлопные газы, исчерпывать, выхлоп, истощать, израсходоватьRussian
- tömma, förbruka, uttömmaSwedish
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