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"Smokey" is probably misspelled. Trying smoke instead Definition of smoke

1. smoke [ n ] a cloud of fine particles suspended in a gas

Used in print:

(Clifford H. Pope, The Giant Snakes....)

The third level leans_on a belief that a_lot of smoke means some fire .

(Tristram Coffin, Not to the Swift....)

Al_'s_Little_Cafe was small , dark , narrow , and filled with the mingled scent of beer , tobacco smoke , and Italian cooking .

(Howard Fast, April Morning....)

We were less than a quarter of a mile from the road , and we could trace its shape from the ribbon of powder smoke and dust that hung over it .

(Robert Penn Warren, Wilderness....)

The smoke from that chimney rose as sluggishly as smoke from any other , and hung as sadly in the drizzle , creeping back_down along the sopping canvas of the roof .

The smoke from that chimney rose as sluggishly as smoke from any other , and hung as sadly in the drizzle , creeping back_down along the sopping canvas of the roof .

Synonyms smoke fume Related Terms aerosol gun_smoke smother fume

2. smoke [ v ] inhale and exhale smoke from cigarettes, cigars, pipes
Examples: "We never smoked marijuana" "Do you smoke?"

Used in print:

(Robert L. Duncan, The Voice of Strangers....)

Then Rector , attired in his best blue serge suit , sat in a chair out on the lawn , in the shade of a tree , smoking a cigarette and waiting .

(Arthur Miller, "The Prophecy," in The Best...)

He had lived for almost thirty years in this same stone farmhouse with the same wife , a remarkably childish thing in itself ; he rose at half past six every morning , made himself some French coffee , had his corn_flakes and more coffee , smoked four cigarettes while reading last Sunday 's Herald_Tribune and yesterday 's Pittsburgh_Gazette , then put_on his high-topped farmer 's shoes and walked under a vine bower to his workshop .

(Jane Gilmore Rushing, "Against the Moon,"...)

They all sat around and drank ice_water , and the men smoked , and everybody had a good time .

(Marvin Schiller, "The Sheep's in the Meadow,"...)

The letters took their source from a stream of my imagination in which I was transformed into a young_man not unlike my bunkmate Eliot_Sands - he of the porch steps anecdotes - who smoked cigarettes , performed the tango , wore fifty dollar suits , and sneaked_off into the dark with girls to do unimaginable things with them .

(Octavia Waldo, A Cup of the Sun....)

He would order her to bring coffee , and would take from his vest_pocket a thin black pipe which he would stuff - he would not remove his gloves - and light and smoke .

Synonyms smoke Related Terms consume puff inhale chain-smoke dope smoker roll_of_tobacco exhale inhale

3. smoke [ n ] a hot vapor containing fine particles of carbon being produced by combustion
Examples: "the fire produced a tower of black smoke that could be seen for miles"

Used in print:

(David Stacton, The Judges of the Secret Court....)

Behind him billowed a small pungent cloud of smoke .

(John Cheever, "The Brigadier and the Golf Widow,"...)

Leaves were burning somewhere and the smoke smelled , for all its ammoniac acidity , of beginnings .

Synonyms smoke smoking Related Terms vaporization fume

4. smoke [ n ] tobacco leaves that have been made into a cylinder

Synonyms smoke roll_of_tobacco Related Terms tobacco cigarette cigar

5. smoke [ n ] (informal) something with no concrete substance
Examples: "his dreams all turned to smoke" "it was just smoke and mirrors"

Synonyms smoke Related Terms insubstantiality colloquialism

6. smoke [ n ] the act of smoking tobacco or other substances
Examples: "he went outside for a smoke" "smoking stinks"

Synonyms smoking smoke Related Terms breathing puffing puff

7. smoke [ n ] an indication of some hidden activity
Examples: "with all that smoke there must be a fire somewhere"

Synonyms smoke Related Terms indication

8. smoke [ n ] the most commonly used illicit drug; considered a soft drug, it consists of the dried leaves of the hemp plant; smoked or chewed for euphoric effect

Synonyms gage dope pot grass marijuana marihuana weed Mary_Jane sess sens smoke skunk ganja cannabis Related Terms soft_drug controlled_substance dope acapulco_gold hemp joint

9. smoke [ v ] emit a cloud of fine particles
Examples: "The chimney was fuming"

Synonyms smoke fume Related Terms emit

10. smoke [ n ] street names for marijuana

Synonyms gage dope sens locoweed green_goddess weed pot sess skunk smoke mary_jane grass Related Terms cannabis

11. smoke [ n ] (baseball) a pitch thrown with maximum velocity
Examples: "he swung late on the fastball" "he showed batters nothing but smoke"

Synonyms fastball hummer smoke bullet heater Related Terms pitch slider baseball

Rhymes with

smoky okey loci poky pokey hokey karaoke

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