Definition of inhale
- inhaled about four meals at once
- —Ring Lardner
This medicine can now be inhaled.
She inhaled the fresh country air.
He inhaled deeply and exhaled slowly, trying to relax.
After inhaling their dinner, the children ran out the door without even saying goodbye.
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First Known Use: 1725See Words from the same year
: to breathe in
: to eat or drink (something) very quickly
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