Sniffles vs Inhale - What's the difference?

sniffles | inhale |


As verbs the difference between sniffles and inhale

is that sniffles is (sniffle) while inhale is .

As a noun sniffles

is .

sniffles

English

Verb

(head)
  • (sniffle)
  • Noun

    (head)
  • English plurals
  • (plurale tantum, the sniffles) The symptom of a runny or congested nose accompanying a cold.
  • Many people have suffered from colds, the sniffles and other childhood illnesses.
    Danny has been having the sniffles and the sneezes all week.

    inhale

    English

    Verb

    (inhal)
  • To draw air into the lungs, through the nose or mouth by action of the diaphragm.
  • To draw air or any form of gas (either in a pure form, or mixed with small particles in form of aerosols/smoke -sometimes stemming from a medicament) into the lungs, through the nose or mouth by action of the diaphragm.
  • (figuratively) To eat very quickly.
  • The hungry child inhaled her meal.

    Synonyms

    * (draw air into the lungs) inbreathe, breathe in, inspire * inbreathe, breathe in, inspire

    Antonyms

    * (draw air into the lungs) outbreathe, breathe out, exhale, expire (archaic) * outbreathe, breathe out, exhale

    Derived terms

    * inhalation * French inhale

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