Translation of "smoking" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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smokingnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈsməʊ.kɪŋ/ us /ˈsmoʊ.kɪŋ/

A1 the action of smoking a cigarette, pipe, etc., or the activity of doing this regularly

吸烟,抽烟
Smoking is not permitted anywhere in this theatre. 本剧院内任何地方都不准吸烟。
The nicotine patches are designed to help people give up/quit/stop smoking. 尼古丁贴片旨在帮助人们戒烟。
Cigarette smoking kills thousands of people every year. 每年有数千人死于吸烟。
No smoking, please. 请不要吸烟。
20 years ago, a lot of restaurants didn't even have no- / non-smoking areas. 我不去那些没有禁烟区的餐馆。

More examples

  • His doctor advised him against smoking.
  • The connection between smoking and heart disease is well known.
  • Increasingly, smoking is regarded as an anti-social habit.
  • I gave up smoking two years ago.
  • I'm going to quit smoking.

(Translation of “smoking” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)