French translation of 'waft'
- (= carry)
faire parvenirto be wafted
⇒ The scents and sounds of the May countryside were wafted to us in the spring sunshine.
Les parfums et les bruits de la campagne au mois de mai nous parvenaient dans la lumière du soleil printanier.
- [scent, sound]
⇒ A scent of lemon and eucalyptus wafted up from the gardens.
Un parfum de citron et d'eucalyptus s'élevait des jardins.
Example Sentences Including 'waft'
Her bare legs were lying motionless on the bed and the provocative waft of bazaar-bought cigarettes was now drifting into the bathroom.THE CALLIGRAPHER (2003)
A brief waft of the fragrance of Carol's hair hit his nostrils and he smiled.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
By the time Alec had cleared away the tell-tale crumbs and opened the window to waft out the cooking aroma, it was dark.The Third Class Genie
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Translation of waft from the Collins English to French Dictionary