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fume

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfumefume /fjuːm/ verb πŸ”Š πŸ”Š 1 ANGRY[intransitive, transitive] to be angry about somethingfume at/over/about πŸ”Š She sat in the car, silently fuming about what he’d said. πŸ”Š β€˜You’ve no right to be here, ’ he fumed.2 SMOKE[intransitive] to give off smoke or gasesβ†’ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
fumeβ€’ A crucial document disappeared for years while frustrated investigators fumed.β€’ Jody makes sure everyone gets there on time, but she fumes about the early hour to anyone who will listen.β€’ Still fuming at the insensitive arrogance of the man she turned and left the office.β€’ It will do no good at all if it leaves you fuming internally for the rest of the day.β€’ I stood there fuming until I was noticed.fume at/over/aboutβ€’ David Ashworth Parents fuming over bus posters A COUNCIL-owned bus company has been attacked for carrying tobacco advertising on school buses.β€’ He was fuming about it when Yolanda hopped into his car, the sickly sweet stink of her perfume almost choking him.β€’ Not only will the situation which upsets you continue, but you will continue to do yourself harm by fuming about it.β€’ Yeltsin fumed at questions of whether the nuclear summit and surrounding meetings were tailored to his political ambitions.β€’ It left Mr Schrempp fuming at the betrayal.β€’ Jody makes sure everyone gets there on time, but she fumes about the early hour to anyone who will listen.β€’ Still fuming at the insensitive arrogance of the man she turned and left the office.β€’ Also, the Tigers are fuming about their controversial loss to Arkansas last year.
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Verb table
fume
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyfume
he, she, itfumes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyfumed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave fumed
he, she, ithas fumed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad fumed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill fume
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have fumed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam fuming
he, she, itis fuming
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you, we, theyare fuming
Past
I, he, she, itwas fuming
you, we, theywere fuming
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been fuming
he, she, ithas been fuming
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been fuming
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be fuming
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been fuming
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