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adjective as in fired

adverb as in on a roll

noun as in tobacco

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Example Sentences

Stoumen made lighter reds this year, limiting the time juice was in contact with grape skins because the skins could have smoke residue from the wildfires that devastated Northern California wine country this harvest season.

A little smoke, a little sweet, the loose stack of produce is irresistible.

At lower heights, the team found, smoke and soot triggered most melting of the snow and ice.

Outside of her apartment in San Francisco’s Dogpatch neighborhood, a throat-burning blanket of smoke hovered over the city as wildfires tore through the surrounding region.

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Their pulled pork shoulder, flecked with seasoned pieces of outside brown, takes a plodding hunk of meat and turns it into an elegant tangle of smoke, acid, flesh and fat.

The estimated ship date of the gadget is December 2014—perfect timing to say sayonara to smoking forever.

The night before he bought a lot of crack-cocaine on credit with no way to pay, intending to kill himself after smoking.

In every movie I see somebody smoking, I never see anybody reading books.

These pundits were raised by pot-smoking single moms and went to Montessori schools.

How long has it been since the Republican Party had a smoking hot presidential ticket?

He, with others, thinking the miss-sahib had gone to church, was smoking the hookah of gossip in a neighboring compound.

Columbus found the natives of San Salvador smoking after this manner.

When Cortez made conquest of Mexico in 1519 smoking seemed to be a common as well as an ancient custom among the natives.

In 1629 he found the Hurons smoking the dried leaves and stalks of the Tobacco plant or petune.

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


On this page you'll find 586 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to smoking, such as: fiery, flaming, gleaming, glowing, hot, and scorching.

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