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waft

noun

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a slight or gentle movement of air
  • wafts carrying the scent of spring flowers

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waft

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of waft (Entry 2 of 2)

to rest or move along the surface of a liquid or in the air
  • a feather wafted past us and settled on the grass

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“Waft.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/waft. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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