Simple Definition of smoky
: filled with smoke
: having a flavor, taste, or appearance of smoke
: very attractive or sexy
Full Definition of smoky
1 : emitting smoke especially in large quantities <a smoky fireplace>
2a : having the characteristics of or resembling smoke <a smoky haze>b : suggestive of smoke especially in flavor or odor
3a : filled with smoke <a smoky room>b : made dark or black by or as if by smoke
4 : having a low throaty quality <a smoky voice>
smokilyplay \-kə-lē\ adverb
smokinessplay \-kē-nəs\ noun
Examples of smoky in a sentence
Her dress was a smoky blue.
Her smoky voice drew me in.
She gave him a smoky look.
First Known Use of smoky
Variants of smoky
Rhymes with smoky
choky, croaky, folkie, hokey, jokey, Loki, poky, troche, yolky
SMOKY Defined for Kids
Definition of smoky for Students
1 : giving off smoke especially in large amounts <smoky stoves>
2 : filled with or darkened by smoke <The sky was gray and smoky. — Margo Sorenson, Firewatch>
3 : having a flavor, taste, or appearance of smoke
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