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  • v  be mad, angry, or furious
  • v  emit a cloud of fine particles
  • v  treat with fumes, expose to fumes, especially with the aim of disinfecting or eradicating pests
  • v  be wet with sweat or blood, as of one's face
  • s  (of wood) darkened or colored by exposure to ammonia fumes
    fumed oak

  • Swiss newspapers fumed at French journalists who suggested that Jaccoud was being railroaded because he had blemished the reputation of conservative, Calvinist Geneva.
  • For three decades, Wright Patman has fumed and fussed that the Federal Reserve System is too secretive, too independent, too insensitive to the hopes of small borrowers.
  • The downing of the aircraft was "a barbaric act," Prime Minister Mohammed Nawaz Sharif fumed at a service in Mehran honoring the dead airmen.

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