Definition for Smoke

smoke, n. [OE.] (webplay: dust, face, fires, man, mouth, throw).

  1. Fumes; toxic gas; thick vapor emitted as a result of combustion.
  2. Vapor; haze; mist; fog; cloud layer; atmospheric substance that impedes sight.
  3. Chimney vapor; hearth emissions; [fig.] signs of life.

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