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exhaling

verb
present participle of exhale

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1 to let or force out of the lungs
  • before answering, the suspect exhaled a cloud of cigarette smoke

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2 to throw or give off
  • the lilacs were exhaling a sweet fragrance that virtually filled the room

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“Exhaling.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/exhaling. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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