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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR EMITTED

At length the most daring of the "patriots" emitted a tentative hiss.

Kho emitted a grating sound reminiscent of an Earthly chuckle.

He silently returned my greeting and emitted an immense cloud of smoke.

His eyes were alight, and he emitted a deep-throated guffaw.

With horrific pants he emitted smokiest smoke and fiercest fire.

Vose Adams was silent a moment and then emitted a low whistle.

The Padre gave a well-assumed start and emitted a low whistle.

The other emitted a short stifled laugh of a conciliatory nature.

It was emitted behind me, and caused me to turn my head sharply.

Abruptly he opened his mouth and emitted a flood of gibberish sounds.

WORD ORIGIN

1620s, from Latin emittere "send forth," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + mittere "to send" (see mission). Related: Emitted; emitting.

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