|1.||[ verb ] have as a by-product|
|Synonyms:||give_off pass_off breathe|
"The big cities gave off so many wonderful American qualities"
|Related terms:||have discharge bubble burp radiate exhale force_out emission|
|2.||[ verb ] give off, send forth, or discharge; as of light, heat, or radiation, vapor, etc.|
"The ozone layer blocks some harmful rays which the sun emits."
|Related terms:||absorb reflect radiate radiate steam spark ray scintillate fume reek effuse shoot emission emitter|
|3.||[ verb ] express audibly; utter sounds (not necessarily words)|
|Synonyms:||utter let_out let_loose|
"She let out a big heavy sigh" "He uttered strange sounds that nobody could understand"
|Related terms:||shout grunt give repeat groan heave call break_into grumble snore cluck hoot sing squeal neigh bite_out lift sigh crow crow twirp pant meow hiss quack chorus moo cackle deliver caw gobble bleat bellow nasale mew spit bark chirr churr volley miaou hee-haw sibilate honk sputter cry coo gibber gargle hem haw wolf-whistle shoot croak gurgel howl troat gurgle trumpet call utterance utterer|