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Meaning of SMOKY

Pronunciation:  'smowkee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  tasting of smoke; "smoky sausages"
  2. [adj]  marked by or emitting or filled with smoke; "smoky rafters"; "smoky chimneys"; "a smoky fireplace"; "a smoky corridor"
 

SMOKY is a 5 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: blackened, smoke-filled, smoking, tasteful
 
 Antonyms: smokeless
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Smok"y\, a. [Compar. {Smokier}; superl. {Smokiest}.]
1. Emitting smoke, esp. in large quantities or in an
   offensive manner; fumid; as, smoky fires.

2. Having the appearance or nature of smoke; as, a smoky fog.
   ``Unlustrous as the smoky light.'' --Shak.

3. Filled with smoke, or with a vapor resembling smoke;
   thick; as, a smoky atmosphere.

4. Subject to be filled with smoke from chimneys or
   fireplace; as, a smoky house.

5. Tarnished with smoke; noisome with smoke; as, smoky
   rafters; smoky cells.

6. Suspicious; open to suspicion. [Obs.] --Foote.

{Smoky quartz} (Min.), a variety of quartz crystal of a pale
   to dark smoky-brown color. See {Quartz}.

 

 

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