smoking

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

smoking

  1. present participle of smoke

Noun[edit]

smoking ‎(countable and uncountable, plural smokings)

  1. The burning and inhalation of tobacco.
    Smoking can lead to lung cancer.
    • 2012, Montgomery J. Granger, Saving Grace at Guantanamo Bay: A Memoir of a Citizen Warrior
      He had the loudest voice of any drill sergeant, and seemed to enjoy the group smokings as well as the individual smokings.
  2. (by extension) The burning and inhalation of other substances, e.g. marijuana.

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Adjective[edit]

smoking ‎(comparative more smoking, superlative most smoking)

  1. Giving off smoke.
  2. (slang) Sexually attractive, usually referring to a woman.
    That woman is smoking!

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Czech[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English smoking jacket.

Noun[edit]

smoking m

  1. dinner jacket, tuxedo

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English smoking jacket.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /smoːkenɡ/, [ˈsmoːkʰeŋ], /smovkenɡ/, [ˈsmɔwkʰeŋ]

Noun[edit]

smoking c (singular definite smokingen, plural indefinite smokinger)

  1. black tie, dinner jacket, tuxedo

Inflection[edit]


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English smoking jacket.

Noun[edit]

smoking m ‎(plural smokings)

  1. tuxedo, dinner jacket

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English smoking jacket.

Noun[edit]

smoking m ‎(invariable)

  1. tuxedo, dinner jacket

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English smoking jacket.

Noun[edit]

smoking m

  1. tuxedo, dinner jacket

Declension[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

smoking m (plural smokings)

  1. tuxedo (formal suit)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English smoking jacket.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /smǒkinɡ/
  • Hyphenation: smo‧king

Noun[edit]

smòking m (Cyrillic spelling смо̀кинг)

  1. tuxedo, dinner jacket

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English smoking jacket.

Noun[edit]

smoking m ‎(plural smoking)

  1. tuxedo, dinner jacket