give

(redirected from gave off)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.
Related to gave off: face off
References in periodicals archive ?
Dudley but it dispersed well so did not cause major problems, although it gave off quite a stench.
Slices," notwithstanding the occasional opaqueness due to fragmentation, gave off ardent glints, as Barrett and Luquini--stalking, cradling--sparked ladies for connection.
The adult fingers gave off more oily, long-lasting compounds such as fatty acid esters than the children's did.
The lights were off, candles were lit, soft music was playing, scented oils gave off a wonderful odor and two odd-looking massage chairs took up most of the available floor space.
The planets, in condensing, gave off smaller rings that formed the satellites.
A West Midlands Fire Service spokesman said the blaze gave off a huge plume of smoke and it began drifting from the site towards the Russells Hall area of Dudley, around three miles away.
The scientists found that an empty bag didn't show measurable toluene, but the sunflower gave off the compound at a rate equal to a few percent of its emission of alpha-pinene, the VOC that gives pine needles their scent.