Give off - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɡɪv ˈɒf|
Brit.  |ɡɪv ɒf|

verb

- have as a by-product
- give off, send forth, or discharge; as of light, heat, or radiation, vapor, etc. (syn: emit)

Examples

Boiling water gives off steam.

This milk must be bad, it's giving off a nasty smell.

flowers that give off a penetrating perfume

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