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waft

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of waft

  1. a slight or gentle movement of air wafts carrying the scent of spring flowers Synonyms air, breath, puff, breeze, zephyrRelated Words current, draft, whiff; sea breeze; blast, blow, flurry, gale, headwind, northeaster, norther, northwester, southeaster, southwester, tailwind, westerly, wind; squall, tempest, tornado, windstorm; airflowNear Antonyms calm


waft

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of waft

  1. to rest or move along the surface of a liquid or in the air a feather wafted past us and settled on the grass Synonyms drift, glide, hang, hover, poise, ride, sail, swim, floatRelated Words bob, dangle, suspend; buoy; balloon, raftNear Antonyms dive, lunge, plunge; dip, immerse, submerge, submerseAntonyms settle, sink



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