Definition of smokey
1. smoke [ n ] a cloud of fine particles suspended in a gasUsed 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?"
(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"
(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 cylinderSynonyms 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"
6. smoke [ n ] the act of smoking tobacco or other substances
Examples: "he went outside for a smoke" "smoking stinks"
7. smoke [ n ] an indication of some hidden activity
Examples: "with all that smoke there must be a fire somewhere"
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 effectSynonyms 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"
10. smoke [ n ] street names for marijuanaSynonyms 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"
Rhymes withsmoky okey loci poky pokey hokey karaoke
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