smoking
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smoking(
smo
-
kihng
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (cigarette consumption)
a. fumar
Smoking is prohibited in closed public spaces.Fumar está prohibido en lugares públicos cerrados.
2. (culinary)
a. el ahumado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Smoking gives food a new flavor.El ahumado le da un sabor distinto a la comida.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (giving off smoke)
a. humeante
When we saw the smoking vehicle, we called a mechanic.Cuando vimos el vehículo humeante, llamamos a un mecánico.
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(very attractive)
a. despampanante
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
That actress is smoking!¡Esa actriz es despampanante!
b. buenísimo
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
His brother is smoking!¡Su hermano está buenísimo!
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smoking
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
smoking can damage your healthel tabaco perjudica seriamente la salud
no smokingprohibido fumar
smoking compartmentcompartimento de fumadores
smoking jacketbatín m
smoking roomsalón de fumar
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smoking [ˈsməʊkɪŋ]
noun
smoking is bad for you el fumar te perjudica; smoking or non-smoking? ¿fumador o no fumador?; to give up smoking dejar de fumar
no smoking prohibido fumar
no smoking area zona (f) de no fumadores
modifier
smoking car (n) (US) coche (m) de fumadores
smoking compartment (n) compartimento (m) de fumadores
smoking jacket (n) batín (m) corto
smoking room (n) sala (f) de fumadores
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smoking
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled “esmoquin.”
smoking(
ehs
-
moh
-
keen
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (clothing)
a. tuxedo
Mi papá va a ir de smoking a la boda.My dad is wearing a tuxedo to the wedding.
b. dinner jacket
Los hombres van a usar smoking en la ceremonia.The men are going to wear dinner jackets at the ceremony.
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smoking [ezˈmokin]
smokings (plural) [ezˈmokin] dinner jacket; tuxedo; (EEUU)
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