smoker

noun smok·er \ ˈsmō-kər \

Definition of smoker

1 :one that smokes
2 :a railroad car or compartment in which smoking is allowed
3 :an informal social gathering for men

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First Known Use of smoker

1599



SMOKER Defined for English Language Learners

smoker

noun

Definition of smoker for English Language Learners

  • : a person who smokes cigarettes, cigars, etc.

  • : a piece of equipment used for smoking foods


Medical Dictionary

smoker

noun smok·er \ ˈsmō-kər \

medical Definition of smoker

:a person who smokes habitually


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