Exhaled vs Rebreathe - What's the difference?

exhaled | rebreathe |


As verbs the difference between exhaled and rebreathe

is that exhaled is (exhale) while rebreathe is to breath in air that has been exhaled.

exhaled

English

Verb

(head)
  • (exhale)

  • exhale

    English

    Verb

    (exhal)
  • To expel air from the lungs through the nose or mouth by action of the diaphragm.
  • To pass off in the form of vapour; to emerge.
  • * 2008 , Gregor Dallas, Metrostop Paris , John Murray 2009, p. 9:
  • Above was a tiled roof – though from that imperfect tiling exhaled stench and pestilence.
  • To expel (something) from the lungs by action of the diaphragm.
  • To emit (a vapour, an odour, etc.).
  • The earth exhales''' vapor; marshes '''exhale noxious effluvia.
  • * Alexander Pope
  • Less fragrant scents the unfolding rose exhales .
  • To draw out; to cause to be emitted in vapour.
  • The sun exhales the moisture of the earth.

    Synonyms

    * outbreathe, breathe out, expire (archaic) * outbreathe, breathe out, expire (archaic)

    Antonyms

    * inbreathe, breathe in, inhale * inbreathe, breathe in, inspire

    Derived terms

    * exhalation

    rebreathe

    English

    Verb

    (rebreath)
  • To breath in air that has been exhaled
  • Derived terms

    *rebreather