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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Smoke, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Smoked p. pr. & vb n. Smoking.]
 1. To emit smoke; to throw off volatile matter in the form of vapor or exhalation; to reek.
    Hard by a cottage chimney smokes.   --Milton.
 2. Hence, to burn; to be kindled; to rage.
    The anger of the Lord and his jealousy shall smoke agains. that man.   --Deut. xxix. 20.
 3. To raise a dust or smoke by rapid motion.
    Proud of his steeds, he smokes along the field.   --Dryden.
 4. To draw into the mouth the smoke of tobacco burning in a pipe or in the form of a cigar, cigarette, etc.; to habitually use tobacco in this manner.
 5. To suffer severely; to be punished.
    Some of you shall smoke for it in Rome.   --Shak.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Smok·ing, a. & n. from Smoke.
 Smoking bean Bot., the long pod of the catalpa, or Indian-bean tree, often smoked by boys as a substitute for cigars.
 Smoking car, a railway car carriage reserved for the use of passengers who smoke tobacco.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : emitting smoke in great volume; "a smoking fireplace"
      n 1: the act of smoking tobacco or other substances; "he went
           outside for a smoke"; "smoking stinks" [syn: smoke]
      2: a hot vapor containing fine particles of carbon being
         produced by combustion; "the fire produced a tower of
         black smoke that could be seen for miles" [syn: smoke]