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Noun: smoking  smow-king
  1. The act of smoking tobacco or other substances
    "smoking stinks";
    - smoke
  2. A hot vapour containing fine particles of carbon being produced by combustion
    - smoke
Adjective: smoking  smow-king
  1. Emitting smoke in great volume
    "a smoking fireplace"
  2. [Brit] Sexually attractive
    - dishy [Brit], tasty [Brit], hot [Brit]
  3. (informal) brilliant; very good
    - storming [Brit], blinding [Brit], stonking [Brit], brill [Brit], wicked, cushty [Brit], ace, def, magic [Brit], smokin', super, sick [N. Amer]
Verb: smoke  smowk
  1. Inhale and exhale smoke from cigarettes, cigars, pipes
    "We never smoked marijuana"; "Do you smoke?"
  2. Emit a cloud of fine particles
    "The chimney was smoking";
    - fume
  3. 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
  4. (of food) preserve or flavour by smoking
    "smoke the fish"
  5. [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, trounce, whale [N. Amer], hammer, tromp [N. Amer], wipe the floor, muller [Brit], slaughter

Derived forms: smokings

See also: amazeballs [non-standard, informal], awesome [informal], beaut [Austral, NZ], beautiful, beezer [UK, archaic], excellent, fantabulous, first-class, smokey, smoky, splendid, top-drawer

Type of: beat, beat out, breathing, consume, crush, emit, evaporation, external respiration, give off, give out, have, ingest, process, respiration, shell, take, take in, treat, trounce, vanquish, vapor [US], vaporisation [Brit], vaporization, vapour [Brit, Cdn], ventilation

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