HyperDic: smoking

English > 3 senses of the word smoking:
NOUNactsmoking, smokethe act of smoking tobacco or other substances
processsmoking, smokea hot vapor containing fine particles of carbon being produced by combustion
ADJECTIVEallsmokingemitting smoke in great volume
smoking > pronunciation
Soundssmow'kihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > smoking: 3 senses > adjective 1
Meaningemitting smoke in great volume.
Example"a smoking fireplace"
Broadersmokymarked by or emitting or filled with smoke
Spanishhumeante
Catalanfumejant
English > smoking: 3 senses > noun 1, act
MeaningThe act of smoking tobacco or other substances.
Example "smoking stinks"
Synonymsmoke
Partspuff, drag, pullA slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke)
Narrowerpuffingblowing / blowing tobacco smoke out into the air
Broaderbreathing, external respiration, respiration, ventilationThe bodily process of inhalation and exhalation
Spanishfumada, fumar
Catalanfumada
Verbssmokeinhale and exhale smoke from cigarettes, cigars, pipes
English > smoking: 3 senses > noun 2, process
MeaningA hot vapor containing fine particles of carbon being produced by combustion.
Synonymsmoke
Broadervaporization, vaporisation, vapor, vapour, evaporationThe process of becoming a vapor
Spanishhumo
Catalanfum
Verbssmokeemit a cloud of fine particles

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