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English verb: exhale

1. exhale (body) expel air

SamplesExhale when you lift the weight.

Synonymsbreathe out, expire

Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)breathe, respire, suspire, take a breath

Narrower (hyponym)blow, snort

Antonymsbreathe in, inhale, inspire

2. exhale (body) give out (breath or an odor)

SamplesThe chimney exhales a thick smoke.

Synonymsemanate, give forth

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Broader (hypernym)breathe, emit, pass off

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