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smoky

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adjective \ˈsmō-kē\

Simple Definition of smoky

  • : filled with smoke

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

  • : very attractive or sexy

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of smoky

smokier

smokiest

  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>

smokily

play \-kə-lē\ adverb

smokiness

play \-kē-nəs\ noun

Examples of smoky in a sentence

  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

smokey

Rhymes with smoky

choky, croaky, folkie, hokey, jokey, Loki, poky, troche, yolky


SMOKY Defined for Kids

smoky

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adjective \ˈsmō-kē\

Definition of smoky for Students

smokier

smokiest

  1. 1 :  giving off smoke especially in large amounts <smoky stoves>

  2. 2 :  filled with or darkened by smoke <The sky was gray and smoky. — Margo Sorenson, Firewatch>

  3. 3 :  having a flavor, taste, or appearance of smoke




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