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smok·er

 (smō′kər)
n.
1. One who smokes tobacco.
2. A device, such as a stove, that emits smoke.
3. A smoking car.
4. An informal social gathering for men.

smoker

(ˈsməʊkə)
n
1. a person who habitually smokes tobacco
2. (Railways) Also called: smoking compartment a compartment of a train where smoking is permitted
3. an informal social gathering, as at a club
4. (Environmental Science) a vent on the ocean floor from which hot water and minerals erupt

smok•er

(ˈsmoʊ kər)

n.
1. one that smokes.
2. Also, smok′ing car`. a railroad passenger car for those who wish to smoke.
3. an informal gathering of men for discussion or the like.
[1590–1600]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.smoker - a person who smokes tobaccosmoker - a person who smokes tobacco    
consumer - a person who uses goods or services
chain-smoker - a heavy smoker (usually of cigarettes) who lights one off of another
cigarette smoker - a smoker of cigarettes
cigar smoker - a smoker of cigars
pipe smoker - a smoker who uses a pipe
nonsmoker - a person who does not smoke tobacco
2.smoker - a party for men only (or one considered suitable for men only)
party - a group of people gathered together for pleasure; "she joined the party after dinner"
bachelor party - stag party held for a bachelor (usually on the night before he is married)
3.smoker - a passenger car for passengers who wish to smokesmoker - a passenger car for passengers who wish to smoke
carriage, passenger car, coach - a railcar where passengers ride
Translations
kuřákkuřačka
ryger
savustinsavustuspönttösavuttajatupakoijatupakoitsija
pušač
dohányosdohányzó
reykingamaðurreykingamaîur
喫煙者
흡연자
fajčiar
kadilec
rökare
ผู้สูบบุหรี่
sigara içensigara/puro Vb. tiryakisi
người nghiện thuốc lá

smoker

[ˈsməʊkəʳ] N
1. (= person) → fumador(a) m/f
smoker's coughtos f de fumador
I'm not a smokerno fumo
to be a heavy smokerfumar mucho
2. (= railway carriage) → coche m de fumar, vagón m de fumar

smoker

[ˈsməʊkər] n
(= person) → fumeur/euse m/f
(= smoking car) → wagon m fumeurssmoke ring nrond m de fuméesmoke screen smokescreen [ˈsməʊkskriːn] nparavent msmoke signal n
signal m de fumée
(fig) smoke signals (= coded message) → signaux mpl
The smoke signals from the central bank suggest further cuts are coming → Les signaux envoyés par la banque centrale semblent indiquer qu'il faut s'attendre à de nouvelles réductions.

smoker

n
(= person)Raucher(in) m(f); to be a heavy smokerstark rauchen, starker Raucher sein; smoker’s coughRaucherhusten m
(Rail) → Raucherabteil nt, → Raucher m
(= entertainment)Herrenabend m

smoker

[ˈsməʊkəʳ] n (person) → fumatore/trice, tabagista m/f; (railway carriage) → carrozza (per) fumatori
smoker's cough → tosse f da fumo

smoke

(sməuk) 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.
2. an act of smoking (a cigarette etc). I came outside for a smoke.
verb
1. to give off smoke.
2. to draw in and puff out the smoke from (a cigarette etc). I don't smoke, but he smokes cigars.
3. to dry, cure, preserve (ham, fish etc) by hanging it in smoke.
smoked adjective
treated with smoke. smoked cheese.
ˈsmokeless adjective
1. allowing no smoke. Our part of the town is a smokeless zone.
2. burning without smoke. smokeless fuel.
ˈsmoker noun
a person who smokes cigarettes etc. When did you become a smoker?; He's a pipe-smoker.
ˈsmoking noun
the habit of smoking cigarettes etc. He has given up cigarette-smoking at last; Smoking can damage your health.
ˈsmoky adjective
1. filled with, or giving out (too much) smoke. The atmosphere in the room was thick and smoky.
2. like smoke in appearance etc.

ˈsmokiness

noun
smoke detector
a device in a building which sounds a fire alarm when smoke passes through it.
ˈsmokescreen noun
1. a cloud of smoke used to conceal the movements of troops etc.
2. something intended to conceal one's activities etc.
go up in smoke
1. to be completely destroyed by fire. The whole house went up in smoke.
2. to vanish very quickly leaving nothing behind. All his plans have gone up in smoke.

smoker

مُدَخِّن kuřák ryger Raucher καπνιστής fumador tupakoitsija fumeur pušač fumatore 喫煙者 흡연자 roker røyker palacz fumador, fumante курильщик rökare ผู้สูบบุหรี่ sigara içen người nghiện thuốc lá 吸烟者

smoker

n fumador -ra mf
References in classic literature ?
A great smoker can smoke as many as eight pipes a day; but he dies in five years.
There was a moment's silence, during which Sinbad gave himself up to thoughts that seemed to occupy him incessantly, even in the midst of his conversation; and Franz abandoned himself to that mute revery, into which we always sink when smoking excellent tobacco, which seems to remove with its fume all the troubles of the mind, and to give the smoker in exchange all the visions of the soul.
Astley was no smoker, but, taking a seat by my side, he prepared himself to listen.
That old man came flying to Colebrook three years ago all in black broadcloth (had lost his wife lately then), getting out of a third-class smoker as if the devil had been at his heels; and the only thing that brought him down was a letter--a hoax probably.
It was the wild dream of an opium smoker, a vision of delirium.
Holmes, why, you are even a quicker smoker than I am myself.
A morning paper made brief mention of a smoker that was to be given on the following evening by the German minister.
We had all got into a first-class smoker, and he had already lit the short and charred old briar pipe which seemed to singe the end of his long, aggressive nose.
Two days later, as the steamer Mariposa plied her customary route between Tahiti and San Francisco, the passengers ceased playing deck quoits, abandoned their card games in the smoker, their novels and deck chairs, and crowded the rail to stare at the small boat that skimmed to them across the sea before a light following breeze.
Hunter of grisettes, smoker, jester, diner-out and frequenter of supper-parties, always tuned to the highest pitch, shining equally in the greenroom and at the balls given among the grisettes of the Allee des Veuves, he was just as surprisingly entertaining at table as at a picnic, as gay and lively at midnight on the streets as in the morning when he jumped out of bed, and yet at heart gloomy and melancholy, like most of the great comic players.
Like the smoker on the opium couch refocusing his eyes from the spacious walls of dream to the narrow confines of the mean little room, so Old Tarwater stared vague-eyed before him across his dying fire, at a huge moose that stared at him in startlement, dragging a wounded leg, manifesting all signs of extreme exhaustion; it, too, had been straying blindly in the shadow-land, and had wakened to reality only just ere it stepped into Tarwater's fire.
Michel Ardan had volunteered to superintend the transport of the cartridges to the mouth of the Columbiad; but the president, having surprised him with an enormous cigar in his mouth, while he was hunting out the rash spectators to whom he himself offered so dangerous an example, saw that he could not trust this fearless smoker, and was therefore obliged to mount a special guard over him.