Usage examples for inhale

  1. And all day afterward, when she was at home again with her husband and her daughter, she would put the palms of her hands, which she had not washed since, to her face and inhale the perfume of her lover's hair. – Renée Mauperin by Edmond de Goncourt and Jules de Goncourt
  2. The wind seemed scarcely to breathe as it floated towards her; but it came from that quarter, and believing it laden with every sweet which love can fancy, she threw back her veil to inhale its balm, then, blaming herself for such weakness, she turned, blushing, homewards and wept at what she thought her unreasonably tenacious passion. – Thaddeus of Warsaw by Jane Porter
  3. She bent to inhale their odor. – The Last Days of Pompeii by Edward George Bulwer-Lytton
  4. Never again would he inhale that fragrance of the falling year without recalling this hour. – The Princess Virginia by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  5. The developed miasms hang suspended in the air; we may, perhaps, one day destroy them, if not in the outer atmosphere, at least in the stalls and sheds where the animals inhale and absorb them. – On the cattle plague: or, Contagious typhus in horned cattle. Its history, origin, description, and treatment by Honoré Bourguignon
  6. " It's awful the way I inhale," said Slops with a melancholy sigh. – The Varmint by Owen Johnson F. R. Gruger
  7. The music is excellent; but it is not the fashion to dance; and les femmes de bonne compagnie, that is, well- bred women, are condemned to content themselves with the dust they inhale; for they dare not quit their mask to take any refreshment. – Paris As It Was and As It Is by Francis W. Blagdon
  8. Since that time I have always felt the greatest longing to visit the spot where my dear husband found repose after his short career, and though no cross marks his grave, at least to inhale the air in which his brave heart breathed its last. – The Dead Lake and Other Tales by Paul Heyse
  9. 2 How gladly, 'mid the dews of dawn, My weary lungs thy healing gale, The balmy west or the fresh north, inhale! – Poetical Works of Akenside by Mark Akenside
  10. Let me inhale the pure, refreshing breeze. – Fiesco or, The Genoese Conspiracy A Tragedy by Frederich Schiller
  11. In examining these compounds take care not to handle them or to inhale the fumes. – An Introduction to Chemical Science by R.P. Williams
  12. Inflate the chest and abdominal regions as you inhale deep breaths through the nostrils, while counting seven slowly. – The Heart of the New Thought by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  13. Is it not an ardent desire to inhale a portion of the being we love? – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  14. Have a good draft of air, and do not inhale the gas. – An Introduction to Chemical Science by R.P. Williams
  15. In all experiments with chlorine, care should be taken not to inhale the gas! – American Handbook of the Daguerrotype by Samuel D. Humphrey
  16. He should snuff up and inhale the Vapour of Vinegar plentifully, adding it also liberally to the Water he is to drink. – Advice to the people in general, with regard to their health by Samuel Auguste David Tissot
  17. When the delicious perfume of the sakura quickens the morning air, as the sun in its course rises to illumine first the isles of the Far East, few sensations are more serenely exhilarating than to inhale, as it were, the very breath of beauteous day. – Bushido, the Soul of Japan by Inazo Nitobé
  18. This may be done by causing the animal to inhale the fumes of pyroligneous acid, and by the internal use of bayberry bark. – The American Reformed Cattle Doctor by George Dadd
  19. The sheep should be compelled to inhale this steam for thirty to forty minutes twice a day. – The Veterinarian by Chas. J. Korinek
  20. In this case let the patient inhale the steam of warm vinegar, and treat the feverish symptoms as before. – The Book of Household Management by Mrs. Isabella Beeton