Share this entry
vaporizer Line breaks: vapor|izer
Pronunciation: /ˈveɪpərʌɪzə/
(also vaporiser)

Definition of vaporizer in English:


A device that generates a particular substance in the form of vapour, especially for medicinal inhalation.
Example sentences
  • Using a cool-mist vaporizer to humidify the air may help soothe irritated breathing passages and relieve coughing.
  • Use a vaporizer at night to keep your nasal passages from drying out.
  • Putting a vaporizer or humidifier in your child's room may help him breathe.
Definition of vaporizer in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources