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One entry found for emit.
Main Entry: emit
Pronunciation: emacron-primarystressmit
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): emitĚted; emitĚting
Etymology: from Latin emittere "to send out," from e-, ex- "out, forth" and mittere "to send, throw" --related to DISMISS, MESSAGE, MISSILE, TRANSMIT
1 a : to throw or give off or out <emit light> b : to send out : EJECT
2 : 2UTTER 1 <emit a groan>

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