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smokable

or smoke·a·ble

[smoh-kuh-buh l]
adjective
  1. suitable for being smoked.
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noun
  1. Usually smokables. things for smoking, as cigars or cigarettes.
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Origin of smokable

First recorded in 1830–40; smoke + -able
Related formsun·smok·a·ble, adjectiveun·smoke·a·ble, adjective
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Examples from the Web for smokable

Contemporary Examples of smokable

Historical Examples of smokable

  • 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

adj.

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

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