or smoke·a·ble

[ smoh-kuh-buh l ]
/ ˈsmoʊ kə bəl /


suitable for being smoked.


Usually smokables. things for smoking, as cigars or cigarettes.

Origin of smokable

First recorded in 1830–40; smoke + -able
Related formsun·smok·a·ble, adjectiveun·smoke·a·ble, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for smokable

  • Dealers in America responded by a selling solid, smokable form of cocaine—crack—in small quantities for as little as $2.50.

  • There was one good thing she could say for him anyway—his cigarettes were smokable.

    The Shriek|Charles Somerville
  • Feldman finished the soup, and found a cigarette that was smokable.

    Badge of Infamy|Lester del Rey
  • I can hardly afford myself tobacco any longer, he declared, smokable tobacco.

    The Dull Miss Archinard|Anne Douglas Sedgwick

Word Origin and History for smokable



1839, from smoke (v.) + -able. Related: Smokably; smokability.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper