exhale: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (eks-hāl', ek-sāl'), [key]
— v., -haled, -hal•ing.
- to emit breath or vapor; breathe out.
- to pass off as vapor; pass off as an effluence.
- to breathe out; emit (air, vapor, sound, etc.): to exhale a sigh.
- to give off as vapor: The engine exhaled steam.
- to draw out as a vapor or effluence; evaporate.
- exhale (Thesaurus)