smoke like a chimney

Definition of smoke like a chimney

chiefly US, informal

  1. :  to smoke a lot of cigarettes, cigars, etc.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the gaseous products of burning materials especially of organic origin made visible by the presence of small particles of carbon

    :  a suspension of particles in a gas

    :  a mass or column of smoke

  1. :  to emit or exhale smoke

    :  to emit excessive smoke

    :  to undergo punishment :  suffer

  1. :  fireplace, hearth

    :  a vertical structure incorporated into a building and enclosing a flue or flues that carry off smoke

    :  the part of such a structure extending above a roof

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