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Translation of "smokesmokiness" - English-Spanish dictionary

smokesmokiness

noun, noun /sməuk/
the cloudlike gases and particles of soot given off by something which is burning humo Smoke was coming out of the chimney He puffed cigarette smoke into my face. an act of smoking (a cigarette etc) cigarrillo, acción de fumar I came outside for a smoke. smoked adjective treated with smoke ahumado smoked cheese. smokeless adjective allowing no smoke libre de humos Our part of the town is a smokeless zone. burning without smoke sin humo smokeless fuel. smoker noun a person who smokes cigarettes etc fumador When did you become a smoker? He’s a pipe-smoker. smoking noun the habit of smoking cigarettes etc fumar He has given up cigarette-smoking at last Smoking damages your health. smoky adjective ( comparative smokier, superlative smokiest) filled with, or giving out (too much) smoke lleno/cargado de humo The atmosphere in the room was thick and smoky. like smoke in appearance etc. humeante Humeante smoke detector noun a device in a building which sounds a fire alarm when smoke passes through it detector de humo Smoke from the kitchen set the smoke detector off. smokescreen noun a cloud of smoke used to conceal the movements of troops etc. cortina de humo something intended to conceal one’s activities etc cortina de humo The announcement was intended as a smokescreen to distract people from what was really going on. go up in smoke to be completely destroyed by fire hacerse humo/cenizas, ser consumido por las llamas The whole house went up in smoke. to vanish very quickly leaving nothing behind esfumarse, fracasar, venir abajo, malograrse All his plans have gone up in smoke.
(Definition of smokesmokiness from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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