Spanish translation of 'fume'
1. [chemicals etc] humear ⧫ echar humo
2. (= be furious) estar furioso ⧫ echar humo
to be fuming at or with sb echar pestes de algn
fumes plural noun
(gen) humo m sing ⧫ vapores mpl
(= gas) gases mpl
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Example Sentences Including 'fume'
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It will give off fumes and smoke the first time you use your stove, so open doors and windows.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Last month London suffered its worst episode of pollution for five years, with a brown haze caused by diesel fumes and wood smoke from domestic fires.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
My mother's claim was that toxic fumes from chemicals used in the manufacturing process leaked into her house behind the shop.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
On the left flank, the tank crews were overcome with fumes from the engine and got lost.The Sun (2016)
Researchers blamed genetic changes triggered by toxic fumes and warned they may also increase cancer risk.The Sun (2009)
This means less car fumes and an easy way to keep fit.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Life was fragile and it was shrouded in exhaust fumes.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
This was not a display from a side supposedly fuming and furious about losing a manager.The Sun (2010)
It smells old: a combination of bricks and marble mixed with paint fumes and cigarette smoke.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
She is still fuming it took her so long to get it out.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The fumes of the fuel in their squashed space made it hard to breathe.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Most paints can take weeks to dry completely and stop exuding toxic fumes.Stay Well This Winter (1989)
Suicide resulting from breathing car exhaust fumes results from carbon monoxide poisoning.Lower Your Blood Pressure in 4 Easy Stages (1989)
A STUDENT died after being overcome from noxious fumes at a university halls of residence.The Sun (2017)
Certainly traders were still fuming yesterday.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Everyone on the street is fuming about it.The Sun (2014)
Fans stopped exhaust fumes heating it up.The Sun (2014)
I'm not the only person who fumes with rage over the sheer length of time it takes to pay.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
She is also concerned about the fumes that it gives out into the cramped shack.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Ten emergency workers were rushed to hospital after being overcome by fumes from the chemical.The Sun (2009)
That air is often stagnant and cooked by sunshine that turns exhaust fumes into toxic ozone gas.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The pellets give off poisonous fumes, so we have to be very careful.The Sun (2009)
They give off fumes for hours and hours after you have used them.The Sun (2012)
They were found in the hold of the vessel after being overcome by fumes from the engine.The Sun (2015)
Two cops who found him also needed hospital treatment after being overcome by toxic fumes.The Sun (2015)
It says that the driver knows where he is going and that there are more than two fumes in the fuel tank.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Returning triumphantly to the paddock, the jockey found the farmer who had hired him fuming with rage.Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: fume VERB
If you fume over something, you express annoyance and anger about it.
It's monstrous!' Jackie fumed.
He was still fuming over the remark.
British English: fume NOUN
Fumes are the unpleasant and often unhealthy smoke and gases that are produced by fires or by things such as chemicals, fuel, or cooking.
...car exhaust fumes.
Translation of fume from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary