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    fume

    fume - Dictionary definition and meaning for word fume

    Definition
    (noun) a cloud of fine particles suspended in a gas
    Synonyms : smoke
    Definition
    (verb) be mad, angry, or furious Definition
    (verb) emit a cloud of fine particles
    Synonyms : smoke
    Example Sentence
    • The chimney was fuming
    Definition
    (verb) treat with fumes, expose to fumes, especially with the aim of disinfecting or eradicating pests
    Synonyms : fumigate
    Definition
    (verb) be wet with sweat or blood, as of one's face
    Synonyms : reek
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for fume

in cartoons we see when someone is ANGRY, there are FUMES on his head, so it means angry

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