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noun as in fume; cigarette

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The 491,000-acre August Complex Fire is now the largest blaze in state history, and statewide, a total of more than 3 million acres have gone up in smoke, a record area for a single year.

From Vox

I am constantly wondering if the tightness in my chest is panic or rage or virus or smoke.

When a shot is fired, it’s the bang that is heard, the smoke that is felt.

From Ozy

The fires fueled huge thunderclouds, which drew between 300,000 and 900,000 metric tons of smoke into the stratosphere — more smoke than any known inferno.

Maybe there’s too much smog that day from agricultural emissions in the Central Valley, or even too many locals complain that they don’t like smoke.

When it comes to the increasing number of rape allegations leveled at Bill Cosby, the smoke is becoming impenetrable.

You spice it with blues and skiffle music, and pickle it in alcohol and tobacco smoke.

“At least it keeps the mosquitoes away,” one of my table-mates said, as we watched the swooshes of smoke waft into the Havana sky.

Perhaps the guards at the Guantanamo Bay detention facilities will finally be allowed to smoke cubans, too.

So too does Inherent Vice, which is something like a love letter written in pot smoke to the Gold Coast.

The young men gathered round him and offered him a cigar, which he accepted and began to smoke.

After a bit of waiting, Mac decided that the smoke was floating from a certain direction, and we began to edge carefully that way.

The smoke from her kitchen fire rose white as she put in dry sumac to give it a start.

In most club card-rooms smoking is not permitted, but at the Pandemonium it is the fashion to smoke everywhere.

When the smoke and dust cleared away nothing stirred on the whole of that piece of ground.

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On this page you'll find 54 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to smoke, such as: exhaust, fog, gas, mist, pollution, and smog.

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