Definition of fume:
that smells strongly or is dangerous to inhale
. Fumes are solid particles formed by condensation from the gaseous state, e.g. metal oxides from volatised metals. They can flocculate and coalesce. Their particle size is between 0.1 and 1 micron. (A micron is one millionth of a metre); a material that been vaporized from the solid state to the gas state and re-coalesced to the solid state
"don't stand around in there with breathing the fumes while the adhesive cures."
emit fumes; expose something (especially wood) to ammonia fumes in order to produce dark tints