smoke sb/sth out Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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smoke sb/sth out

phrasal verb with smoke uk   /sməʊk/  us   /smoʊk/ verb
If you ​smoke out an ​animal or ​person that is ​hiding, you ​force them to ​leave the ​place where they are by ​filling it with ​smoke: figurative There will be a ​tougherapproach to ​smoking out (= ​finding)taxdodgers.
(Definition of smoke sb/sth out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “smoke sb/sth out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 用烟把(动物或人)熏出…
in Chinese (Traditional) 用煙把(動物或人)熏出…
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