Definition of passive smoking in English:
The involuntary inhaling of smoke from other people’s cigarettes, cigars, or pipes: children are more susceptible to the effects of passive smoking
More example sentences
- The act of breathing in this secondary smoke is called passive smoking.
- Before the 1990s, awareness of the danger of passive smoking was lower and smokers smoked freely at home.
- Even if they benefit smokers, such cigarettes would not prevent passive smoking.
Definition of passive smoking in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in India