Also called American smoke tree, chittamwood. a tree, Cotinus obovatus, of the cashew family, native to the southeastern U.S., having egg-shaped leaves and large clusters of small white flowers.
Also called Venetian sumac. a related shrub, C. coggygria, of Eurasia, having elliptical leaves and clusters of hairy, purple flowers.
an anacardiaceous shrub, Cotinus coggygria, of S Europe and Asia, having clusters of yellowish feathery flowers
a related tree, Cotinus americanus, of the southern US
noun, plural smokeys. (often initial capital letter) Slang. 1. an officer or officers of a state highway patrol. 2. a state police car.
adjective, smokier, smokiest. 1. emitting smoke, especially in large amounts. 2. hazy; darkened or begrimed with smoke. 3. having the character or appearance of smoke: smoky colors. 4. pertaining to or suggestive of smoke: a smoky haze. 5. of a dull or brownish gray; cloudy. adjective smokier, smokiest 1. emitting, containing, or resembling smoke 2. […]
noun 1. the visible vapor and gases given off by a burning or smoldering substance, especially the gray, brown, or blackish mixture of gases and suspended carbon particles resulting from the combustion of wood, peat, coal, or other organic matter. 2. something resembling this, as vapor or mist, flying particles, etc. 3. something unsubstantial, evanescent, […]
noun 1. smoker (def 2a).