insufflate
[ in-suhf-leyt ]
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Part of Speech verb
Origin + Etymology
Late 17th century from late Latin insufflat- ‘blown into’, from the verb insufflare, from in- ‘into’ + sufflare ‘blow’ (from sub- ‘from below’ + flare ‘to blow’)
Synonyms
  • puff
  • smell
  • sniff
  • snort
  • suck in
Antonyms
  • breathe out
  • exhale
Definition
to blow or breathe (something) in
Example
You'll want to insufflate as you walk through the fields of lavender.
Usage Over Time

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