Definitions of smoke

  1. ( baseball) a pitch thrown with maximum velocity; " he swung late on the fastball"; " he showed batters nothing but smoke"
  2. emit fumes
  3. a cloud of fine particles suspended in a gas
  4. tobacco leaves that have been made into a cylinder
  5. the act of smoking tobacco or other substances; " he went outside for a smoke"; " smoking stinks"
  6. ( informal) something with no concrete substance; " his dreams all turned to smoke"; " it was just smoke and mirrors"
  7. an indication of some hidden activity; " with all that smoke there must be a fire somewhere"
  8. a hot vapor containing fine particles of carbon being produced by combustion; " the fire produced a tower of black smoke that could be seen for miles"
  9. inhale and exhale smoke from cigarettes, cigars, pipes; " We never smoked marijuana"; " Do you smoke?"
  10. street names for marijuana
  11. something with no concrete substance; " his dreams all turned to smoke"; " it was just smoke and mirrors"
  12. emit a cloud of fine particles; " The chimney was fuming"
  13. The visible exhalation, vapor, or substance that escapes, or expelled, from a burning body, especially from burning vegetable matter, as wood, coal, peat, or the like.
  14. That which resembles smoke; a vapor; a mist.
  15. Anything unsubstantial, as idle talk.
  16. The act of smoking, esp. of smoking tobacco; as, to have a smoke.
  17. To emit smoke; to throw off volatile matter in the form of vapor or exhalation; to reek.
  18. Hence, to burn; to be kindled; to rage.
  19. To raise a dust or smoke by rapid motion.
  20. To draw into the mouth the smoke of tobacco burning in a pipe or in the form of a cigar, cigarette, etc.; to habitually use tobacco in this manner.
  21. To suffer severely; to be punished.
  22. To apply smoke to; to hang in smoke; to disinfect, to cure, etc., by smoke; as, to smoke or fumigate infected clothing; to smoke beef or hams for preservation.
  23. To fill or scent with smoke; hence, to fill with incense; to perfume.
  24. To smell out; to hunt out; to find out; to detect.
  25. To ridicule to the face; to quiz.
  26. To inhale and puff out the smoke of, as tobacco; to burn or use in smoking; as, to smoke a pipe or a cigar.
  27. To subject to the operation of smoke, for the purpose of annoying or driving out; -- often with out; as, to smoke a woodchuck out of his burrow.
  28. The visible, carbon carrying gas produced by a burning substance; the act of smoking a pipe or cigar; light, careless talk.
  29. To apply smoke to, as meat; to blacken by smoke; dry, scent, etc., by the action of smoke; inhale and puff out the smoke of; force out by smoke; as, to smoke an animal from its hole.
  30. The vapor from a burning body.
  31. To emit smoke: to draw in and puff out the smoke of tobacco: to raise smoke by moving rapidly: ( B.) to burn: to rage.
  32. To apply smoke to: to dry, scent, or medicate by smoke: to inhale the smoke of: to use in smoking: to try to expel by smoking.
  33. To apply smoke to; use in smoking.
  34. To emit smoke; to use a pipe or cigar.
  35. Vapor from a burning substance.
  36. To affect, cure, or flavor by smoke.
  37. To inhale and exhale the smoke of, as tobacco.
  38. To give out smoke.
  39. To use tobacco, etc., by burning for inhalation.
  40. The vapor like products of the burning of coal, wood, etc.
  41. Smokeless.
  42. The sooty exhalation that escapes from burning materials; vapour; failure.
  43. To apply smoke to; to scent, dry, or medicate by smoke; to drive out by smoke; to inhale the smoke of.
  44. To emit smoke; to fume tobacco in a pipe; to raise dust by rapid motion; to burn; to rage.
  45. The cloudy fumes or vapour arising from any burning substance; anyting volatile or apt to melt away.
  46. To apply smoke to; to cure by hanging in smoek; to inhale andemit the fumes of tobacco; to throw off in the form of smoke; to ridicule; in Scrip., to be kindled; to burn.

Usage examples for smoke

  1. She doesn't smoke cigars! – The Golden Rock by Ernest Glanville
  2. " This shall be my last pleasure," thought he, pulled it out, lit it at the blue light and began to smoke. – Household Tales by Brothers Grimm by Grimm Brothers
  3. Afterwards he would have a smoke, and I would ask: " What's the matter, Saleh? – Australia Twice Traversed, The Romance of Exploration Australia Twice Traversed. The Romance Of Exploration, Being A Narrative Compiled From The Journals Of Five Exploring Expeditions Into And Through Central South Australia, And Western Australia, From 1 by Ernest Giles
  4. He was going down down to smoke and fire . – The Altar Steps by Compton MacKenzie
  5. Then here goes- I must have a smoke of some sort." – The Hampstead Mystery by John R. Watson
  6. Well, you just watch my smoke and see whether I do or not. – Shadow Mountain by Dane Coolidge
  7. We had lunch and a smoke and settled up with McCloud. – The Killer by Stewart Edward White
  8. " I only smoke once after breakfast," said Mr. Crewe. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  9. I miss my smoke. – Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins
  10. Here, sit down and forget your troubles over a real smoke! – The Mardi Gras Mystery by H. Bedford-Jones
  11. Smoke did not answer. – Smoke Bellew by Jack London
  12. Stormont had, no doubt, given orders that no smoke must be made. – The Lure of the North by Harold Bindloss
  13. Hardy tried to smoke. – The Bad Man by Charles Hanson Towne
  14. And father knew where to find me when he had finished his smoke and talk with the boys. – The Mayor of Warwick by Herbert M. Hopkins
  15. And do you neither drink nor smoke, Tom? – Deep Down, a Tale of the Cornish Mines by R.M. Ballantyne
  16. We smoke George about his little girl. – Letters of John Keats to His Family and Friends by John Keats
  17. " Come and have a smoke," he said. – A Country Gentleman and his Family by Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant
  18. The room was full of smoke. – A Mortal Antipathy by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
  19. I am going to smoke- if you don't object? – The Crack of Doom by Robert Cromie
  20. Where there is smoke must there not also be fire? – Woman and Labour by Olive Schreiner