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emit meaning

EN[iˈmɪt]
WEmit
  • Emit may refer to:
  • Emit, Time backwards. To travel back in time
  • Emit (artist), From Newtown Connecticut - A Colorado-based graffiti artist
  • Emit, North Carolina, an unincorporated community
  • Em:t Records, a British record label that specializes in ambient music. Technically the name has a colon in place of the letter "I", but it is pronounced (and often erroneously written) like the common word "emit".
  • Cornish derogatory slang for a tourist or newcomer, especially one that has a second home or attempts to drive inappropriately large cars around country lanes or villages. This derives from the Old English word for 'ant'.
FR émit

    Definition of emit in English Dictionary

  • VerbSGemitsPRemittingPT, PPemitted
    1. VT To send out or give off.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • By applying electric potential to the neon atoms, the electrons become excited, then emit a photon when returning to normal.
        • Maybe the tire could emit the scent whenever it is underinflated — after all, a car with properly inflated tires gets the best gasoline mileage.
        • Some hoodlums had torched a derelict automobile, which emitted a ghastly pall of thick, black smoke that filled the street.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Transitive verbs
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      Source: Wiktionary

      Meaning of emit for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "emit" is a verb, more specifically, a transitive verb.
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