The ozone layer blocks some harmful rays emitted by the sun.
The plant emits a noxious odor.
Today’s clean coal power plants still emit carbon dioxide.
She studies effects of the electromagnetic waves emitted by cell phones.
The bulb gets its brightness from light-emitting diodes.
This slug, when disturbed, emits a very fine purplish-red fluid, which stains the water for the space of a foot around.
Charles Darwin -- The Voyage of the Beagle
The Kindle’s electronic ink doesn’t emit light like most computer screens. Instead it reflects light like paper.
Every little while she emitted a low growl, and at times, when it seemed to her he approached too near, the growl shot up in her throat to a sharp snarl.
Jack London -- White Fang
Powell, flattered and embarrassed, could but emit a vague murmur of protest.
Joseph Conrad -- Chance
Something had happened to the bell ... so that instead of emitting a pleasant ding or bong, the doorbell now sent an angry, window-shattering, you-guessed-the-wrong-answer-on-a-game-show kind of buzz through the Buckman house.
Kate DiCamillo -- Flora & Ulysses
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There was a blank screen instead of paper, and the whole contraption glowed, emitting a warm but not entirely friendly smell.
Kate DiCamillo -- Flora & Ulysses
I can feel their eyes like they’re emitting heat.
Lauren Oliver -- Before I Fall
Darkness lurked inside even as the rectangle of glass continued to emit its strange green radiance.
James Dashner -- The Scorch Trials
I’m pressed against the steering wheel, and as we move together, the horn emits tiny bleats that mimic me, and my hand makes a smearing noise as I press it against the windshield.
Gillian Flynn -- Gone Girl
She emits a wistful laugh, still lost in the memory.
Nicholas Sparks -- The Longest Ride
The bottom was smooth stone, carved all over with runes that emitted a faint glow.
Cassandra Clare -- City of Heavenly Fire
The sound of a droplet emitted from Annie’s earpiece, and she said "Okay" to whomever was on the other end.
Dave Eggers -- The Circle
But you can use it to make a different type of emitter for sympathy lamps.
Patrick Rothfuss -- The Name of the Wind
She emits a high-pitched squeal that turns every head within earshot.
Susan Ee -- Angelfall
To her horror, she saw that it was emitting a thin red line of light that pulsed with dangerous energy.
Kass Morgan -- The 100
They emitted a small blue trail of smoke that came from the crystals used to power them, never fire like this one.
Pittacus Lore -- I Am Number Four
He emitted a distressed bark, then dissolved in a swirl of leaves.
Rick Riordan -- The Trials of Apollo
We were not very fond of the skins, for once they were wet they emitted a musty odor which seeped into our clothing and clung to our skins.
Mildred D. Taylor -- Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
But despite the incredible packaging, Angel didn’t emit even a whiff of sexuality.
Scott Pratt -- An Innocent Client
The brass lamp on the round table between us emits an amber glow.
Christina Baker Kline -- Orphan Train
Through the tall window I could see, across the courtyard, the chimney looming high above, steadily emitting black smoke.
Ji-Li Jiang -- Red Scarf Girl
I would pet him on top of the head and take the stick from him—he would emit a low, gentle growl when I took the stick.
Gary Paulsen -- Woodsong
Almost instantaneously, the rocket pivoted, shot straight up into the air, and emitted a huge boom above the field.
Joshua Davis -- Spare Parts
There’s an enormous piece of medical equipment squatting in the corner, emitting a series of periodic beeps, a tissue-paper-covered examination table, a stinging, antiseptic smell.
Lauren Oliver -- Delirium
There’s probably a class for guidance counselors only—How to Emit Inappropriate Joy in the Face of Adolescent Horror.
Katja Millay -- The Sea of Tranquility
He suddenly broke into a run, emitted his patented hellish whine, and disappeared into the forest.
Pat Conroy -- The Water is Wide
In the very center, a square smokestack emitted a thin gray vapor into the blue sky.
Corrie Ten Boom -- The Hiding Place
She was sweating healthily in the hot sun and emitted a musky womanly odor that held me instantaneously captive like a bumblebee.
William Styron -- Sophie’s Choice
They won’t buy a television, like everyone else, because my father says it turns you into a cretin and emits harmful radiation and subliminal messages as well.
Margaret Atwood -- Cat’s Eye
"Emits a certain don’t-mess-with-me signal.
Becca Fitzpatrick -- Hush, Hush
Penny said, emitting a pleasant, professional laugh.
Khaled Hosseini -- And The Mountains Echoed
The rafts baked along with their occupants, emitting a bitter smell.
Laura Hillenbrand -- Unbroken
Ralph pursed his lips and squirted air into the shell, which emitted a low, farting noise.
William Golding -- Lord of the Flies
It emits a signal that you can’t hear, but that will cause glass to shatter.
Veronica Roth -- Insurgent
I curl up with Prim on the mattress, double layering the blankets because the cavern emits a dank chill.
Suzanne Collins -- Mockingjay
At regular intervals she emitted a little choking sob; one had a feeling she would never stop.
Albert Camus -- The Stranger
It emitted a groan.
Khaled Hosseini -- A Thousand Splendid Suns
Each time, Marija would emit a howl and fly at them, shaking her fists in their faces, stamping upon the floor, purple and incoherent with rage.
Upton Sinclair -- The Jungle
A short, irritable-looking man was dancing around taking photographs with a large black camera that emitted puffs of purple smoke with every blinding flash.
J.K. Rowling -- Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
She had picked up her wand from the table, and it had emitted a loud squeak and turned into a giant rubber mouse.
J.K. Rowling -- Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
It emitted a single garbled scream and crumpled, its head eaten away to the bone.
Cassandra Clare -- City of Ashes
"Do what?" she emitted between flattened lips.
Edith Wharton -- Ethan Frome
It began to vibrate, to emit a low, steady hum that deepened and grew in volume.
Frank Beddor -- The Looking Glass Wars
It often seems to me as though it were the vibrating, shuddering air that with a noiseless leap springs upon us; or as though the front itself emitted an electric current which awakened unknown nerve-centres.
Erich Maria Remarque -- All Quiet on the Western Front
Marilla emitted a sound between a sniff and a grunt.