Associations to the word «Emit»


EMIT, verb. (transitive) To send out or give off.

Dictionary definition

EMIT, verb. Expel (gases or odors).
EMIT, verb. 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".
EMIT, verb. Express audibly; utter sounds (not necessarily words); "She let out a big heavy sigh"; "He uttered strange sounds that nobody could understand".

Wise words

Don't use words too big for the subject. Don't say "infinitely" when you mean "very"; otherwise you'll have no word left when you want to talk about something really infinite.
C. S. Lewis