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English definition of “waft”


noun [C]     /wɒft/ US  /wɑːft/ literary
a smell or smoke that moves through the air : Caroline caught the heady waft of the other woman's perfume . A waft of smoke engulfed her.Movement through the airAviationTravelling by aircraftSmells and smelling
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