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synonyms for wafted

  • blasted
  • fanned
  • fluttered
  • puffed
  • whirled
  • whisked
  • windblown
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How to use wafted in a sentence

Bits of paper blew aimlessly about, wafted by a little, feverish breeze, which rose in spasms and died away.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
In the tropics the tobacco field may be scented from afar, as its odors are wafted on the breeze.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Light gleamed on the staircase, and breathless voices were wafted up to the two men.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
And his speech, softer than the softest breath of a zephyr wafted in a wood, sweet and mysterious, reached my ear.
FRDRIC MISTRALCHARLES ALFRED DOWNER
As we floated into the atmosphere of this world a soft, delicious music was wafted into the air like a perfume, a dream.
URANIACAMILLE FLAMMARION
And I am thinking how I can get an answering smile 427 wafted over so many leagues of land and water, and can find no way.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. 25 (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
Jocelyn kept moving, so that the changing air wafted over the little bare limbs might allay the fever.
WITH EDGED TOOLSHENRY SETON MERRIMAN
It wafted the smoke from Bland's stovepipe gently down on the river's shining face.
THE HIDDEN PLACESBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
The day is done, and darknessFrom the wing of night is loosed, As a feather is wafted downward,From a chicken going to roost.
THE BOOK OF HUMOROUS VERSEVARIOUS
The day is done, and the darknessFalls from the wing of night As ballast is wafted downwardFrom an air-ship in its flight.
THE BOOK OF HUMOROUS VERSEVARIOUS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO WAFTED

  • blasted
  • fanned
  • fluttered
  • puffed
  • wafted
  • whirled
  • whisked
  • windblown
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.