Definition of exhale:
exit, pop off, emanate, emit, give forth, drop dead, croak, pass away, breathe out, buy the farm, expire, go, perish, give-up the ghost, choke, run out, decease, sigh, pass, die, kick the bucket, breath, conk, cash in one's chips, snuff it.
All along the dim trail he was accompanied by gentler memories of the past, that seemed, like the faint odor of spiced leaves and fragrant grasses wet with the rain and crushed beneath his ascending tread, to exhale the sweeter perfume in his effort to subdue or rise above them.- "On the Frontier", Bret Harte.
Sigh one must call the sound, but it was rather like that soft complaint of the woody fibres in a table which disembodied spirits are about to visit, and which continues to exhale from it till their peculiar vocabulary utters itself in a staccato of muffled taps.- "Imaginary Interviews", W. D. Howells.
- "God's Good Man", Marie Corelli.