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Definitions by Wordnik

  1. (verb-transitive) To draw (air or smoke, for example) into the lungs by breathing; inspire.
  2. (verb-transitive) Informal To consume rapidly or eagerly; devour: inhaled lunch and then rushed off to the meeting.
  3. (verb-intransitive) To breathe in; inspire.
  4. (verb-intransitive) To draw smoke into the lungs; puff.

Examples by Wordnik

  1. I figure any day I can still wake up and inhale is a win. - Kristine Kathryn Rusch » Freelancer’s Survival Guide: Expectations
  2. To say you didn’t inhale is to declare yourself to have been the clueless Mr. Jones in Dylan’s famous song and expecting to get credit for it! - From the Cape Cod Times, Decemer 2, 2008
  3. (Although Bill says he didn't inhale, which is pure bullsheet!) - Hillary: Wright "Would Not Have Been My Pastor"
  4. What they are saying, telling us at this point is this that there -- this is inhalational anthrax, something you actually inhale, which is the more rare of the three -- the three being: cutaneous, going right through the skin, GI, something that you'd actually swallow, or inhalational, as the case is here. - CNN Transcript Oct 4, 2001
  5. The planet where Bill Clinton didn't "inhale" or the one where George W. Bush didn't (allegedly) snort coke off the ass of a Mexican hooker? - Hillary Campaign Official Says GOP Will Target Obama For Drug Use


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