inhale meaning, inhale definition | English Cobuild dictionary

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  ( inhales    3rd person present)   ( inhaling    present participle)   ( inhaled    past tense & past participle  ) When you inhale, you breathe in. When you inhale something such as smoke, you take it into your lungs when you breathe in.      verb  
  (Antonym: exhale)   
He took a long slow breath, inhaling deeply...      V  
He was treated for the effects of inhaling smoke.      V n  
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breathe in, draw in, gasp, respire, suck in  
   blow, breathe out, exhale, expire  

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inhale and exhale the vapour produced by an electronic cigarette or similar device
Ex.: Quite a lot of smokers got into the habit of vaping what they regard as a less harmful alternative to smoking and sometimes as a way to help them cut down or even quit.
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