Don't stand around in there breathing the fumes while the adhesive cures.
The fumes of passion.
An example of fume is for a grill to produce smoke.
An example of fume is to show how annoyed you are at someone for something they said.
An example of a fume is smoke from a barbecue.
An example of a fume is an imaginary friend.
Origin of fume
- Middle English from Old French fum from Latin fūmus
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition