- 1aspirate something (medical) to remove liquid from a person's body with a machine Samples were aspirated from the stomach.
- 2aspirate something (phonetics) to pronounce something with an/h/ sound or with a breath
NAmE//ˈæspəˌreɪt//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they aspirate
he / she / it aspirates
past simple aspirated
-ing form aspirating