chain-smoke Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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chain-smokeverb [I]

uk   /ˈtʃeɪn.sməʊk/  us   /-smoʊk/
to ​smokecigarettes one after another: Joan's under a lot of ​pressure these ​days - she's been chain-smoking ​ever since her ​divorce.
noun [C] uk   us  
(Definition of chain-smoke from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “chain-smoke”
in Chinese (Simplified) 一支接一支地抽烟…
in Turkish hiç aralıksız, durmaksızın sigara içmek…
in Russian курить одну сигарету за другой…
in Chinese (Traditional) 一支接一支地抽煙…
in Polish palić nałogowo…
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