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smoky
American English: /ˈsmoʊki/
British English: /ˈsməʊki/

Translation of smoky in Spanish:

adjective smokier, smokiest

  • 1 (emitting smoke)
    (fire/fireplace/chimney)
    que echa humo
    humeante
    Example sentences
    • To locals and a growing number of outsiders, Pittsburgh no longer conjures up images of smoky factories turning out millions of tons of steel.
    • Another unforeseen bit of business: yuppies started paying half a million for a condo on the canal, right next to the smoky old factory.
    • There are people bustling on the market, horses and carts, trams and smokey factories to name but a few.
  • 2 (like smoke)
    (taste/flavor/tang)
    a humo
    como a ahumado
    there was a smoky haze over the fields
    había una neblina que parecía humo sobre los potreros
    smoky blue
    azul (masculine) grisáceo
    Example sentences
    • Now that I had chance to see her eyes closely I realized that they were not the dark blue I had first thought but a smoky violet colour.
    • It's very special because the foliage is a lovely smokey brown colour, which contrasts delightfully with the apricot yellow flowers.
    • I drove east, towards my home, but kept looking back in my rear view mirror at the brown, smoky haze filling the sky.
    Example sentences
    • It was served with a gratin of potatoes and cabbage scented with smoky lardoons of bacon and a carafe of outstanding wine from the Juraçon.
    • Vegetables cooked on the grill develop an irresistible sweet and smoky taste.
    • Sour cream and smoky chipotle peppers in adobo sauce add a complex, fiery layer unique to a traditional party dip.
  • 3 (full of smoke)
    (room)
    lleno de humo
    (atmosphere)
    cargado de humo
    Example sentences
    • The smoky, oniony smell of the fair already filled my lungs.
    • The old image of snooker is of seedy, smoky, dimly-lit halls filled with sallow-complexioned men, pint in one hand, cigarette in the other as they wait their turn at the table.
    • There's probably more, I'm sure, but I'm tired, and I have to shower and clean off the smell from smoky bars so that I can rest.
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