Definitions and translations for "waft"

Definition of waft

Pronunciation
Verb
1. To (cause to) float easily or gently through the air.
2. To be moved, or to pass, on a buoyant medium; to float.
3. To give notice to by waving something; to wave the hand to; to beckon.
Noun
4. A light breeze.
5. Something (a scent or odor), such as a perfume, that is carried through the air.
6. A flag (also called a waif or wheft) used to indicate wind direction or, with a knot tied in the center, as a signal.
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English - English - waft

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n. sound or odor carried through the air; current or gust (of air, wind, etc.); slight breeze
v. carry in the air; be carried by the wind, hover in the air

English - Spanish - waft

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s. racha de olor, ráfaga, tufarada; bandera de señales
v. flotar en el aire

English - French - waft

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n. porter; flotter;se laisser aller par le vent
v. être porté, planer; s'atteler à la tâche

English - German - waft

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n. Hauch
v. wehen, tragen; senden; schweben

English - Indonesian - waft

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n. lambaian
v. membawa, menghembus, melayangkan, menerbangkan

English - Italian - waft

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s. effluvio, zaffata; alito, soffio; battito d'ala
v. diffondere, spandere, spargere

English - Polish - waft

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n. podmuch, smuga wonności
v. nieść

English - Portuguese - waft

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s. elevação no vento, elevação no ar; bafejo; odor muito suave; sinal feito com bandeira
v. boiar, flutuar (na água, no ar); levar-se pelo vento, ficar suspenso no ar

English - Romanian - waft

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n. adiere de vânt, suflare, senzaţie trecătoare de bucurie
v. purta prin aer

English - Russian - waft

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с. взмах, порыв, дуновение, струя, донесшийся звук, отзвук, клуб, клуб дыма, мимолетное ощущение
г. нести, доносить (звук), нестись, навевать, навеять

English - Turkish - waft

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f. taşımak (hava, su vb.), sürüklemek
i. esinti, hafif koku, el işareti, rüzgâr flâması, flandra

English - Ukrainian - waft

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n. помах, змах, подув, подих, струмінь запаху, віддалений відгомін, клуб диму, присмак
v. доносити, пливти, переносити, гнати хмари, мчати, доноситися, маяти

English - Dutch - waft

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zn. dragen, voeren, brengen, doen drijven (op de wind)
ww. zweven, waaien; voeren, dragen

English - Greek - waft

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ουσ. κύμα, ρεύμα
ρήμ. φέρω απλά, φέρω διά μέσου αέρος, φέρω διά μέσου ύδατος, ίπταμαι, επιπλέω

English - Arabic - waft

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‏نسمة، إشارة لإتجاه الريح، هبة، رائحة خفيفة، راية، نسيم‏
‏دفع، إنبعث، إنطلق، حمل بخفة، إنبعث كالرائحة العطرة‏

English - Chinese - waft

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(名) 飘荡, 信号
(动) 吹送, 使飘荡; 飘荡

English - Chinese - waft

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(名) 飄蕩, 信號
(動) 吹送, 使飄蕩; 飄蕩

English - Hindi - waft

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n. मार, गूंज, भनक, प्रतिध्वनि
v. ज्लदी से जाना, जल्दी से चलना, आना, आ जाना

English - Japanese - waft

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(動) ふわりと運ぶ; 漂わせる
(名) 風によって運ばれた音や香り; 流れ(空気, 風など); 振ること

English - Korean - waft

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명. 공기에 의해 전해지는 냄새 또는 소리; 미풍; 바람이나 공기의 흐름
동. 공중을 떠돌다; 바람에 의해 실려 가다, 부동하다

English - Vietnamese - waft

Pronunciation
n. luồng gió, cái vổ cánh
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Synonyms for waft
glide: sail, plane, float, soar, drift, skim, slide
Verb forms for waft
Present participle: wafting
Present: waft (3.person: wafts)
Past: wafted
Future: will waft
Present conditional: would waft
Present Perfect: have wafted (3.person: has wafted)
Past Perfect: had wafted
Future Perfect: will have wafted
Past conditional: would have wafted