waft Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"waft" in British English

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waftverb [I or T, usually + adv/prep]

uk   /wɒft/  us   /wɑːft/ literary
to (​cause to) ​movegently through the ​air: A ​gentlebreeze wafted the ​scent of ​roses in through the ​openwindow. The ​sound of a ​flute wafted down the ​stairs.

waftnoun [C]

uk   /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 ​smokeengulfed her.
(Definition of waft from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"waft" in American English

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waftverb [I/T]

 us   /wɑft, wæft/
to move ​gently through the ​air, or to ​cause this to ​happen: [I always + adv/prep] A ​warmbreeze wafted through the ​city.
(Definition of waft from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “waft”
in Chinese (Simplified) (使)(在空气中)飘荡…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使)(在空氣中)飄盪…
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