smoke

smoke
I [sməʊk]
nome
1) (fumes) fumo m.

to go up in smoke — colloq. bruciare completamente; fig. andare in fumo

2) colloq. (cigarette) sigaretta f., sigaro m.

to have a smoke — farsi una fumata

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there's no smoke without fire o where there's smoke there's fire — non c'è fumo senza arrosto

II 1. [sməʊk]
verbo transitivo
1) fumare [cigarette etc.]
2) gastr. affumicare [fish, meat]
2.
verbo intransitivo
1) (use tobacco, substances) fumare
2) (be smoky) [fire, lamp] fumare
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to smoke like a chimney — colloq. fumare come un turco

* * *
[sməuk] 1. noun
1) (the cloudlike gases and particles of soot given off by something which is burning: Smoke was coming out of the chimney; He puffed cigarette smoke into my face.) fumo
2) (an act of smoking (a cigarette etc): I came outside for a smoke.) fumata, fumatina
2. verb
1) (to give off smoke.) fumare
2) (to draw in and puff out the smoke from (a cigarette etc): I don't smoke, but he smokes cigars.) fumare
3) (to dry, cure, preserve (ham, fish etc) by hanging it in smoke.) affumicare
- smokeless
- smoker
- smoking
- smoky
- smoke detector
- smokescreen
- go up in smoke
* * *
I [sməʊk]
nome
1) (fumes) fumo m.

to go up in smoke — colloq. bruciare completamente; fig. andare in fumo

2) colloq. (cigarette) sigaretta f., sigaro m.

to have a smoke — farsi una fumata

••

there's no smoke without fire o where there's smoke there's fire — non c'è fumo senza arrosto

II 1. [sməʊk]
verbo transitivo
1) fumare [cigarette etc.]
2) gastr. affumicare [fish, meat]
2.
verbo intransitivo
1) (use tobacco, substances) fumare
2) (be smoky) [fire, lamp] fumare
••

to smoke like a chimney — colloq. fumare come un turco


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