Definition of


  1. (verb, body) expel (gases or odors)
  2. (verb, communication) express audibly; utter sounds (not necessarily words)
    He uttered strange sounds that nobody could understand
  3. (verb, weather) give off, send forth, or discharge; as of light, heat, or radiation, vapor, etc.

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Antonyms of Emit


Origin of the word Emit

  1. 1623, from L. emittere "send forth," from ex- "out" + mittere "to send." more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

Words that sound like Emit

emanate, emda, emend, emended, eminent, emmanthe, emmet, emote, emydidae, enate, end, ended, endow, endowed, endue, enid, enmity, ennead, entity

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