Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To breathe or puff out; emit, as steam or vapor.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb obsolete To breathe or puff out.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb obsolete To breathe or puff out.

Etymologies

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Latin effumare to emit smoke; ex + fumare to smoke, from fumus smoke.

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