verb (used without object)
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Origin of smolder
OTHER WORDS FROM smolderun·smol·der·ing, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for smolder
Abrams gives good smolder, and Francis is terrific, delivering a breakout performance in a role that could be intensely annoying but that she makes wounded and winning.One Good Thing: Netflix’s Dash & Lily is a sweet TV rom-com with a Christmas twist|Emily VanDerWerff|November 20, 2020|Vox
The escort site Cowboys4Angels peddles chiseled, hot-bodied men and their smoldering model looks to women willing to pay.Career-Minded Women Turn to Male Escorts For No-Strings Fun and (Maybe) Sex|Aurora Snow|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
A patchwork of building shells and cratered streets, the city tells of a cyclical war, still smoldering.
While BFF Decker landed the cover, Teigen was named “rookie of the year,” launching her career as a smoldering centerfold.Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Model Chrissy Teigen Weds John Legend|Anna Klassen|September 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Sculpted, smoldering, and defiant, he is first presented as the natural enemy of Bohannon, a former slave owner.
Gus may be smoldering inside, but the only indication the viewer ever gets is through the weight in his eyes.
Charred beams and blackened walls showed stark and gaunt in the glow of a smoldering mass of wreckage.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
He stirred the smoldering ashes till the broiled fowl began to sizzle afresh.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
They burlesqued womanhood in a way that stirred always a smoldering resentment against them.Cabin Fever|B. M. Bower
The waiters were all Martian slaves, he noticed, their phosphorescent owl-eyes smoldering in the dim blue light.Security|Poul William Anderson
In the middle of this higher floor was a smoldering wood fire, from which the smoke had colored the roof timbers a shiny black.Silver Chimes in Syria|W. S. Nelson