Definition of EXHALE

to let or force out of the lungs <before answering, the suspect exhaled a cloud of cigarette smoke>
Synonyms blow (out), breathe (out), expel, expire
Related Words expectorate
to throw or give off <the lilacs were exhaling a sweet fragrance that virtually filled the room>
Near Antonyms absorb, inhale, soak (up), sponge, suck (up), take up

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