Accurate and concise meaning of Fume


Accurate and concise meaning of Fume found by Koklee

Fume (n.) : Exhalation; volatile matter (esp. noxious vapor or smoke) ascending in a dense body; smoke; vapor; reek; as, the fumes of tobacco.

Fume (n.) : Rage or excitement which deprives the mind of self-control; as, the fumes of passion.

Fume (n.) : Anything vaporlike, unsubstantial, or airy; idle conceit; vain imagination.

Fume (n.) : The incense of praise; inordinate flattery.

Fume (n.) : To smoke; to throw off fumes, as in combustion or chemical action; to rise up, as vapor.

Fume (n.) : To be as in a mist; to be dulled and stupefied.

Fume (n.) : To pass off in fumes or vapors.

Fume (n.) : To be in a rage; to be hot with anger.

Fume (v. t.) : To expose to the action of fumes; to treat with vapors, smoke, etc.; as, to bleach straw by fuming it with sulphur; to fill with fumes, vapors, odors, etc., as a room.

Fume (v. t.) : To praise inordinately; to flatter.

Fume (v. t.) : To throw off in vapor, or as in the form of vapor.

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