Definition of humidifier in English:

humidifier

noun

  • A device for keeping the atmosphere in a room moist.

    • ‘If none of the other suggestions works, try some saline nasal spray (and maybe a humidifier in your room).’
    • ‘First and foremost, follow the manufacturer's instructions to clean a humidifier.’
    • ‘Mechanical humidifiers add large quantities of moisture to the air and should not be used if paint peeling is a problem.’
    • ‘Avoid humidifiers when possible because moist air promotes dust mite infestation.’
    • ‘Appliances such as humidifiers, kerosene and gas heaters, and gas stoves add moisture to the air.’
    • ‘As with other types of humidifiers, your furnace humidifier will need to be cleaned and disinfected according to the manufacturer's instructions.’
    • ‘He looks sick, curled under a blanket with a humidifier in the room, shadows under his eyes and his hands folded over his chest.’
    • ‘If using cool mist or ultrasonic humidifiers, clean appliances according to manufacturer's instructions and refill with fresh water daily.’
    • ‘Change the filters in appliances like humidifiers and air conditioners.’
    • ‘It is thought an electrical fault caused the humidifier to catch fire.’
    • ‘Use blackout curtains, eye covers, earplugs, extra blankets, a fan, a humidifier or other devices to create an environment that suits your needs.’
    • ‘A room humidifier must be cleaned every few days, not every few weeks or months, he emphasized.’
    • ‘Moisture is added to some heating systems today by placing a humidifier on the furnace or in the room.’
    • ‘Turn off certain appliances (such as humidifiers or kerosene heaters) if you notice moisture on windows and other surfaces.’
    • ‘If not already present, you should consider adding a humidifier to the central heating system of your home.’
    • ‘Most cool-mist humidifiers come with a filter to clean the air before it's humidified.’
    • ‘Use a humidifier in the winter to help keep indoor air moist.’
    • ‘Putting a cool-mist humidifier in the room often helps children breath easier.’
    • ‘Cigar humidifiers can also be used in cigar rooms, display cases, and large armoires.’
    • ‘A humidifier can bring moist balance back into your home and health.’

Pronunciation:

humidifier

/hjʊˈmɪdɪfʌɪə/