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- inhale (v.)
- 1725, "to breathe in," back-formation from inhalation or else from Latin inhalare "breathe upon," from in- "upon" (see in- (2)) + halare "breathe." Related: Inhaled; inhaling. Current sense is because the word was taken as the opposite of exhale. Slang sense of "eat rapidly" is recorded from 1924. As a noun, by 1934. Related: Inhaled; inhaling.
- 1. Don't inhale dust into your lung.
- 2. Do you inhale when you smoke?
- 3. Smokers who inhale are likely to become addicted to nicotine.
- 4. He continued to inhale the close , and somewhat professional atmosphere of Mrs. Glass's small parlour.
- 5. They are pleased to not inhale second hand smoke.
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