from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Emitting smoke in profuse volume: a smoky stove.
  • adj. Mixed or filled with smoke: smoky corridors.
  • adj. Resembling smoke: a smoky haze.
  • adj. Discolored or soiled with or as if with smoke: "The smoky Sicilian afternoon sun tinged the green landscape with red” ( Mario Puzo).
  • adj. Tasting of smoke: smoky sausages.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Filled with smoke.
  • adj. Of a colour or colour pattern similar to that of smoke.
  • adj. Having flavour like smoke.
  • adj. Having a dark, thick, bass sound.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Emitting smoke, esp. in large quantities or in an offensive manner; fumid.
  • adj. Having the appearance or nature of smoke.
  • adj. Filled with smoke, or with a vapor resembling smoke; thick.
  • adj. Subject to be filled with smoke from chimneys or fireplace.
  • adj. Tarnished with smoke; noisome with smoke
  • adj. Suspicious; open to suspicion.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Emitting smoke, especially much smoke; smoldering: as, smoky fires.
  • Having the appearance or nature of smoke.
  • Filled with smoke, or with a vapor resembling it; filled with a haze; hazy: as, a smoky atmosphere.
  • Subject to be filled with smoke from the chimneys or fireplaces.
  • Emitting smoke in an objectionable or troublesome way: said of chimneys, stoves, etc., sending out smoke, at fireplaces and pipe-holes, into the house, because of poor draft.
  • Stained or tarnished with smoke.
  • Quick to smoke an idea; keen to smell out a secret; suspicious.
  • Of the color of smoke; of a grayish-brown color.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. tasting of smoke
  • adj. marked by or emitting or filled with smoke


smoke +‎ -y (Wiktionary)



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