Noun: smoke smowk
Verb: smoke smowk
- A cloud of fine particles suspended in a gas
- A hot vapour containing fine particles of carbon being produced by combustion
"the fire produced a tower of black smoke that could be seen for miles";
- An indication of some hidden activity
"with all that smoke there must be a fire somewhere"
- Something with no concrete substance
"his dreams all turned to smoke"; "it was just smoke and mirrors"
- Tobacco leaves that have been made into a cylinder
- roll of tobacco
- A street name for marijuana
- pot, grass, green goddess, dope, weed, gage, sess, sens, skunk, locoweed [N. Amer], Mary Jane
- The act of smoking tobacco or other substances
"he went outside for a smoke";
- (baseball) a pitch thrown with maximum velocity
"he showed batters nothing but smoke";
- fastball, heater, hummer, bullet
- Inhale and exhale smoke from cigarettes, cigars, pipes
"We never smoked marijuana"; "Do you smoke?"
- Emit a cloud of fine particles
"The chimney was smoking";
- Treat with fumes, expose to fumes, especially with the aim of disinfecting or eradicating pests
"The proper way to smoke a room is to close the windows and doors";
- fumigate, fume
- (of food) preserve or flavour by smoking
"smoke the fish"
- [N. Amer] Beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight
"We smoked the other team on Sunday!";
- cream, bat, clobber, drub, thrash, lick, beat hollow, hammer, tromp [N. Amer], muller [Brit], trounce, whale [N. Amer], slaughter, wipe the floor
Derived forms: smokes, smoking, smoked
Type of: aerosol, baccy [UK], beat, beat out, breathing, cannabis, consume, crush, dagga [S.Africa], delivery, emit, evaporation, external respiration, ganja, give off, give out, have, indicant, indication, ingest, insubstantiality, marihuana, marijuana, pitch, process, respiration, shell, take, take in, tobacco, treat, trounce, vanquish, vapor [US], vaporisation [Brit], vaporization, vapour [Brit, Cdn], ventilation
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