emit  

  • Pronunciation of emit: IH0 M IH1 T (ɪ'mɪt)

  • Number of syllables of emit: 2

  • Pronunciation Video of emit

  • Definition of emit

    • (v): expel (gases or odors)  
    • (v): express audibly; utter sounds (not necessarily words); "She let out a big heavy sigh"; "He uttered strange sounds that nobody could understand"  
    • (v): 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"  
  • Examples of emit

    • The weed itself seems able to emit noxious gas and is clearly alive.  
    • The iodine atoms then emit the laser radiation itself.  
    • The light source is selected to emit monochromatic light.  
    • Sows will emit crooning sounds to their cubs.  
    • Vehicles emit gas and fumes that are harmful.  
    • Sometimes, it can emit mournful sounds during the day.  
    • The eyes of some of the figures emit gleans of white shining light.  
    • Certain woman emit a pleasant musky odor and others do not.  
    • The regions within both main ovals emit most of auroral X rays.  
    • In the event of a fire, the device may emit dense irritating smoke.  

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