inhale - definition and synonyms

verb [intransitive/transitive] 

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/ɪnˈheɪl/
present tense
I/you/we/theyinhale
he/she/itinhales
present participleinhaling
past tenseinhaled
past participleinhaled
  1. to breathe air, smoke, or other substances into your lungs

    Maria inhaled deeply before speaking again.

    Ten people were taken to hospital after inhaling the fumes.