Part of speech: adverb


Part of speech: noun


Part of speech: adjective

Giving forth, mixed with, or like smoke.

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Usage examples "smoky":

  1. " Oh, very well; it is a little- smoky," Mrs. Richie said, glancing at the clock. - "The Iron Woman", Margaret Deland.
  2. Then colors changed again: violet richened to purple;- greens blackened softlY;- grays smouldered into smoky gold. - "Two Years in the French West Indies", Lafcadio Hearn.
  3. Then a rumble: I see what is happening, and the sound echoes within me; the rock loosened other rocks, an avalanche goes thundering down the mountain- side, snow and earth and boulders, leaving a smoky cloud in its wake. - "Wanderers", Knut Hamsun.