- Emitting smoke, esp. in large quantities or in an
offensive manner; fumid; as, smoky fires.
2. Having the appearance or nature of smoke; as, a smoky fog. ``Unlustrous as the smoky light.'' --Shak. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.
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