inhale definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To draw (air or smoke, for instance) in to the lungs by respiration; motivate.
    • Informal To consume quickly or eagerly; devour: inhaled meal and then hurried off to the conference.
    • To inhale or draw into the lungs; to inspire; ; -- against exhale.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To breathe in; encourage.
    • To draw smoke into the lungs; puff.
  • verb:
    • To draw air to the lungs, through nostrils or lips by action of the diaphragm.
    • to attract atmosphere or any form of fuel (either in a pure form, or combined with small particles in form of aerosols/smoke -sometimes stemming from a medicament) to the lungs, through nostrils or lips by activity of this diaphragm.
    • for eating quickly.
    • draw deep into the lung area in by respiration
    • draw in (air)
  • others:
    • to attract in, as environment in to the lung area; attract by respiration, or by some analogous process.

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