Usage examples for smoking

  1. There was the intolerable smell of a smoking lamp in the room. – Love of Brothers by Katharine Tynan
  2. Several weeks passed as one world after another was left a smoking ruin. – The Reluctant Weapon by Howard L. Myers
  3. If you do not object to smoking while I sing, monsieur, I propose a little music to go on with. – A Chair on The Boulevard by Leonard Merrick
  4. " That is a relief," said the baroness; " but with all you gentlemen smoking I was afraid that I should faint." – In Direst Peril by David Christie Murray
  5. Some people are so prejudiced against ladies smoking – The Simpkins Plot by George A. Birmingham
  6. He stood a moment at the pier's edge, smoking – Gigolo by Edna Ferber
  7. They found Dr. Brown and the Colonel in the study smoking – The Major by Ralph Connor
  8. Then he also rested his arms on the window, smoking his short pipe. – The Man-Wolf and Other Tales by Emile Erckmann and Alexandre Chatrian
  9. He stayed full half an hour at the window, smoking – The Dark Flower by John Galsworthy
  10. Yet he stood where he was, smoking still. – The Secret of the Tower by Hope, Anthony
  11. By the way, you don't mind me smoking do you?" – Two Boys and a Fortune by Matthew White, Jr.
  12. He built a fire and lay beside it smoking – The Huntress by Hulbert Footner
  13. Jimmy went on smoking in silence for a while. – The Gem Collector by P. G. Wodehouse
  14. And there was the Guardian of the Pine- forest, sitting under a pine and smoking a little pipe; but he looked more cheerful now. – The Marvellous History of the Shadowless Man and The Cold Heart by Adelbert von Chamisso Wilhelm Hauff
  15. Have you been smoking – The Cook's Wedding and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov
  16. When we sat in his hut, smoking he would tell of all the things he had seen before he went blind. – Pan by Knut Hamsun
  17. Do you enjoy the new feringhi custom of smoking tobacco, Captain Hawksworth? – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  18. Captain Hammond, smoking a cigar, listened in gloomy silence, feeling particularly uncomfortable, and not knowing in the least what to say. – A Terrible Secret by May Agnes Fleming
  19. After dinner they went into the smoking room of the hotel, and Stone offered a cigar to his new friend. – Vignettes of Manhattan; Outlines in Local Color by Brander Matthews
  20. Ray did not object to women smoking – Gigolo by Edna Ferber