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EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

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.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
The smoke from her kitchen fire rose white as she put in dry sumac to give it a start.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
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.
It's good for nothing but to choke a man and fill him full of smoke and embers.
Smokers, tossing pipes and puffing smoke over the dinner-table, forgot all cleanliness and modesty.
He drew up the rocker, hoisted his slippered feet on the rail, and proceeded to smoke a cigar.
His Shop is the Randenvous of spitting, where men dialogue with their noses, and their conversation is smoke.
Ribsy snapped at it, and swallowed it, and the next instant disappeared with a tremendous explosion in a great cloud of smoke.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL

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Parnassianadjective | [pahr-nas-ee-uhn ]SEE DEFINITION
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