(v) To draw (air or smoke, for instance) in to the lungs by respiration; motivate.
(v) Informal To consume quickly or eagerly; devour: inhaled meal and then hurried off to the conference.
(v) To inhale or draw into the lungs; to inspire; ; -- against exhale.
(v) To breathe in; encourage.
(v) To draw smoke into the lungs; puff.
(v) To draw air to the lungs, through nostrils or lips by action of the diaphragm.
(v) 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.
(v) for eating quickly.
to attract in, as environment in to the lung area; attract by respiration, or by some analogous process.