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    whiff - Dictionary definition and meaning for word whiff

    Definition
    (noun) a short light gust of air
    Synonyms : puff , puff of air
    Definition
    (noun) a lefteye flounder found in coastal waters from New England to Brazil Definition
    (noun) a strikeout resulting from the batter swinging at and missing the ball for the third strike Definition
    (verb) perceive by inhaling through the nose
    Synonyms : sniff
    Example Sentence
    • sniff the perfume
    Definition
    (verb) drive or carry as if by a puff of air
    Example Sentence
    • The gust of air whiffed away the clouds
    Definition
    (verb) strike out by swinging and missing the pitch charged as the third Definition
    (verb) smoke and exhale strongly
    Synonyms : puff
    Example Sentence
    • puff a cigar
    • whiff a pipe
    Definition
    (verb) utter with a puff of air
    Example Sentence
    • whiff out a prayer
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for whiff

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whiff sounds like SNIFF....I could sniff (smell) the fragrance of the flowers in a whiff of air.

WHI..WHY..SO why to give a HINT TO someone strange about your house..

whiff--sniff--smell

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