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Verb
To rest or move along the surface of a liquid or in the air
“Out in the bay the sun flickers on the gently lapping water as the scents of the offerings waft out to sea from the little lanterns and house doors.”
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(with reference to a scent, sound, etc.) To pass or cause to pass gently through the air
“A slight breeze wafted the heavy scent of flowers past her.”
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Be carried, driven, or moved by the wind or an air current
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To perform a glissade
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To cause to rise in the air and float, as if in defiance of gravity
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To sway to and fro, especially while remaining fixed to one point
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Attach or be attached to a hook on a wall
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To move or be carried by or as if by wind
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To send through the air especially with a quick forward motion of the arm
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To extend outward beyond a usual point
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Talk in a loud, aggressive, or indignant way with little effect
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To cool (someone or something) by waving an object to create a current of air
Noun
A slight or gentle movement of air
“A waft of perfume reached Ingrid's nostrils.”
Noun
The quality of a thing that makes it perceptible to the sense organs in the nose
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