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smoky

adjective \ˈsmō-kē\

Simple Definition of smoky

  • : filled with smoke

  • : having a flavor, taste, or appearance of smoke

  • : very attractive or sexy

Full Definition of smoky

smok·i·ersmok·i·est

  1. 1 :  emitting smoke especially in large quantities <a smoky fireplace>

  2. 2a :  having the characteristics of or resembling smoke <a smoky haze>b :  suggestive of smoke especially in flavor or odor

  3. 3a :  filled with smoke <a smoky room>b :  made dark or black by or as if by smoke

  4. 4 :  having a low throaty quality <a smoky voice>

smok·i·ly play \-kə-lē\ adverb
smok·i·ness play \-kē-nəs\ noun

Examples of smoky

  1. Her dress was a smoky blue.

  2. Her smoky voice drew me in.

  3. She gave him a smoky look.



14th Century

First Known Use of smoky

14th century

Variants of smoky

also smok·ey play \ˈsmō-kē\

Rhymes with smoky


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