Smoke

Smoke

, v. t. 1. To apply smoke to; to hang in smoke; to disinfect, to cure, etc., by smoke; as, to smoke or fumigate infected clothing; to smoke beef or hams for preservation.
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2. To fill or scent with smoke; hence, to fill with incense; to perfume. "Smoking the temple." Chaucer.
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3. To smell out; to hunt out; to find out; to detect.
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I alone
Smoked his true person, talked with him.
Chapman.
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He was first smoked by the old Lord Lafeu.
Shak.
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Upon that . . . I began to smoke that they were a parcel of mummers.
Addison.
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4. To ridicule to the face; to quiz. [Old Slang]
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5. To inhale and puff out the smoke of, as tobacco; to burn or use in smoking; as, to smoke a pipe or a cigar.
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6. To subject to the operation of smoke, for the purpose of annoying or driving out; -- often with out; as, to smoke a woodchuck out of his burrow.
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