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Definition 1: expel (gases or odors) - [verb of body]

Synonyms for emit in the sense of this definition

(emit is a kind of ...) eliminate (a substance)

"combustion products are exhausted in the engine" "the plant releases a gas"

(... is a kind of emit ) expel gas from the stomach

"Please don't burp at the table"

(... is a kind of emit ) emit or cause to move with force of effort

"force out the air" "force out the splinter"

(... is a kind of emit ) give out (breath or an odor)

"The chimney exhales a thick smoke"

(... is a kind of emit ) send out real or metaphoric rays

"She radiates happiness"

(... is a kind of emit ) form, produce, or emit bubbles

"The soup was bubbling"

Definition 2: express audibly; utter sounds (not necessarily words) - [verb of communication]

Samples where emit or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She let out a big heavy sigh
  • He uttered strange sounds that nobody could understand

Synonyms for emit in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of emit ) emit or utter

"Give a gulp" "give a yelp"

(... is a kind of emit ) make a sharp hissing sound, as if to show disapproval

(... is a kind of emit ) cry like a goose

"The geese were honking"

(... is a kind of emit ) utter the characteristic sound of owls

(... is a kind of emit ) utter quacking noises

"The ducks quacked"

(... is a kind of emit ) cry like a cat

"the cat meowed"

(... is a kind of emit ) make a vibrant noise, of grasshoppers or cicadas

(... is a kind of emit ) make a vibrant sound, as of some birds

(... is a kind of emit ) make high-pitched sounds

"the birds were chirping in the bushes"

(... is a kind of emit ) make a loud noise, as of animal

"The bull bellowed"

(... is a kind of emit ) cry plaintively

"The lambs were bleating"

(... is a kind of emit ) make barking sounds

"The dogs barked at the stranger"

(... is a kind of emit ) cry loudly, as of animals

"The coyotes were howling in the desert"

(... is a kind of emit ) to utter or emit low dull rumbling sounds

"he grumbled a rude response" "Stones grumbled down the cliff"

(... is a kind of emit ) utter a sibilant

(... is a kind of emit ) braying characteristic of donkeys

(... is a kind of emit ) utter a high-pitched cry, characteristic of pigs

(... is a kind of emit ) press (the lips) together and open (the lips) noisily, as in eating

(... is a kind of emit ) to make melodious sounds

"The nightingale was singing"

(... is a kind of emit ) utter a hoarse sound, like a raven

(... is a kind of emit ) utter `hem' or `ahem'

(... is a kind of emit ) utter `haw'

"he hemmed and hawed"

(... is a kind of emit ) utter a high-pitched cry, as of seagulls

(... is a kind of emit ) utter a cry, characteristic of crows, rooks, or ravens

(... is a kind of emit ) utter with gargling or burbling sounds

(... is a kind of emit ) make a characteristic sound, of a horse

(... is a kind of emit ) make a gurgling sound, characteristic of turkeys

(... is a kind of emit ) squawk shrilly and loudly, characteristic of hens

(... is a kind of emit ) make a low noise, characteristic of bovines

(... is a kind of emit ) make a clucking sounds, characteristic of hens

(... is a kind of emit ) indicate pain, discomfort, or displeasure

"The students groaned when the professor got out the exam booklets" "The ancient door soughed when opened"

(... is a kind of emit ) utter with anger or contempt

(... is a kind of emit ) utter a characteristic sound

"The cat was crying"

(... is a kind of emit ) utter with a gurgling sound

"`Help,' the stabbing victim gurgled"

(... is a kind of emit ) utter fast and forcefully

"She shot back an answer"

(... is a kind of emit ) utter a characteristic note or cry

"bluejays called to one another"

(... is a kind of emit ) to say again or imitate

"followers echoing the cries of their leaders"

(... is a kind of emit ) utter `tsk,' `tut,' or `tut-tut,' as in disapproval

(... is a kind of emit ) make a cat-like sound

(... is a kind of emit ) utter a sudden loud cry

"she cried with pain when the doctor inserted the needle" "I yelled to her from the window but she couldn't hear me"

(... is a kind of emit ) cry softly, as of pigeons

(... is a kind of emit ) utter in trumpet-like sounds

"Elephants are trumpeting"

(... is a kind of emit ) utter shrill sounds

"The cocks crowed all morning"

(... is a kind of emit ) express pleasure verbally

"She crowed with joy"

(... is a kind of emit ) chatter inarticulately; of monkeys

(... is a kind of emit ) speak in a nasal voice

"`Come here,' he nasaled"

(... is a kind of emit ) utter

"She bit out a curse"

(... is a kind of emit ) utter with a sigh

(... is a kind of emit ) indicate contempt by breathing noisily and forcefully through the nose

"she snorted her disapproval of the proposed bridegroom"

(... is a kind of emit ) whistle or howl approvingly at a female, of males

(... is a kind of emit ) issue a grunting, low, animal-like noise

"He grunted his reluctant approval"

(... is a kind of emit ) to utter a loud clamorous shout

"the toughs and blades of the city hoot and bang their drums, drink arak, play dice, and dance"

(... is a kind of emit ) utter (an exclamation, noise, etc.)

"The students delivered a cry of joy"

(... is a kind of emit ) utter with a spitting sound, as if in a rage

(... is a kind of emit ) utter in unison

"`yes,' the children chorused"

(... is a kind of emit ) utter a sound, as with obvious effort

"She heaved a deep sigh when she saw the list of things to do"

(... is a kind of emit ) express or utter spontaneously

"break into a yodel" "break into a song" "break into tears"

(... is a kind of emit ) utter rapidly

"volley a string of curses"

(... is a kind of emit ) utter while panting, as if out of breath

(... is a kind of emit ) make audible

"He lifted a war whoop"

(... is a kind of emit ) emit a cry intended to attract other animals; used especially of animals at rutting time

(... is a kind of emit ) utter in a loud voice or announce

"He called my name" "The auctioneer called the bids"

Definition 3: give off, send forth, or discharge; as of light, heat, or radiation, vapor, etc. - [verb of weather]

Samples where emit or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The ozone layer blocks some harmful rays which the sun emits

Synonyms for emit in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of emit ) give out or emit (also metaphorically)

"The room effuses happiness"

(... is a kind of emit ) emit as rays

"That tower rays a laser beam for miles across the sky"

(... is a kind of emit ) emit (as light, flame, or fumes) suddenly and forcefully

"The dragon shot fumes and flames out of its mouth"

(... is a kind of emit ) give off smoke, fumes, warm vapour, steam, etc.

"Marshes reeking in the sun"

(... is a kind of emit ) emit a cloud of fine particles

"The chimney was fuming"

(... is a kind of emit ) give off

"the substance scintillated sparks and flashes"

(... is a kind of emit ) send out rays or waves

"The sun radiates heat"

(... is a kind of emit ) emit or produce sparks

"A high tension wire, brought down by a storm, can continue to spark"

(... is a kind of emit ) be bright by reflecting or casting light

"Drive carefully--the wet road reflects"

(... is a kind of emit ) emit steam

"The rain forest was literally steaming"

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