Variant of emit
transitive verb emitted, emitting
- to send out; give forth; discharge: geysers emit water
- to utter (words or sounds)
- to transmit (a signal) as by radio waves
- to give off (electrons) under the influence of heat, radiation, etc.
- to issue (paper money or the like); put into circulation
Origin: Classical Latin emittere ; from e-, out (see ex-) plush mittere, to send: see mission