Pronunciation: smōk
n.1.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.
2.That which resembles smoke; a vapor; a mist.
3.Anything unsubstantial, as idle talk.
4.The act of smoking, esp. of smoking tobacco; as, to have a smoke.
Smoke arch
the smoke box of a locomotive.
Smoke ball
(Mil.) a ball or case containing a composition which, when it burns, sends forth thick smoke.
Smoke black
Smoke board
a board suspended before a fireplace to prevent the smoke from coming out into the room.
Smoke box
a chamber in a boiler, where the smoke, etc., from the furnace is collected before going out at the chimney.
Smoke sail
(Naut.) a small sail in the lee of the galley stovepipe, to prevent the smoke from annoying people on deck.
Smoke tree
(Bot.) a shrub (Rhus Cotinus) in which the flowers are mostly abortive and the panicles transformed into tangles of plumose pedicels looking like wreaths of smoke.
To end in smoke
to burned; hence, to be destroyed or ruined; figuratively, to come to nothing.
v. i.1.To emit smoke; to throw off volatile matter in the form of vapor or exhalation; to reek.
[imp. & p. p. Smoked ; p. pr. & vb n. Smoking.]
2.Hence, to burn; to be kindled; to rage.
The anger of the Lord and his jealousy shall smoke agains. that man.
- Deut. xxix. 20.
3.To raise a dust or smoke by rapid motion.
4.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.
5.To suffer severely; to be punished.
Some of you shall smoke for it in Rome.
- Shak.
v. t.1.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.
2.To fill or scent with smoke; hence, to fill with incense; to perfume.
3.To smell out; to hunt out; to find out; to detect.
Upon that . . . I began to smoke that they were a parcel of mummers.
- Addison.
4.To ridicule to the face; to quiz.
5.To inhale and puff out the smoke of, as tobacco; to burn or use in smoking; as, to smoke a pipe or a cigar.
6.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.
Noun1.smoke - a cloud of fine particles suspended in a gas
Synonyms: fume
2.smoke - 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"
Synonyms: smoking
3.smoke - an indication of some hidden activity; "with all that smoke there must be a fire somewhere"
4.smoke - something with no concrete substance; "his dreams all turned to smoke"; "it was just smoke and mirrors"
5.smoke - tobacco leaves that have been made into a cylinder
Synonyms: roll of tobacco
6.smoke - street names for marijuana
7.smoke - the act of smoking tobacco or other substances; "he went outside for a smoke"; "smoking stinks"
Synonyms: smoking
8.smoke - (baseball) a pitch thrown with maximum velocity; "he swung late on the fastball"; "he showed batters nothing but smoke"
Verb1.smoke - inhale and exhale smoke from cigarettes, cigars, pipes; "We never smoked marijuana"; "Do you smoke?"
2.smoke - emit a cloud of fine particles; "The chimney was fuming"
Synonyms: fume
1.smoke - To crash or blow up, usually spectacularly. "The new version smoked, just like the last one." Used for both hardware (where it often describes an actual physical event), and software (where it's merely colourful).
2.smoke - [Automotive slang] To be conspicuously fast. "That processor really smokes." Compare magic smoke.
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