Translation of smoky in Spanish:


que echa humo, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈsmoʊki//ˈsməʊki/

adjectivesmokier, smokiest

  • 1

    (emitting smoke)
    (chimney/fire/fireplace) que echa humo
    (fire/fireplace/chimney) humeante
    • Another unforeseen bit of business: yuppies started paying half a million for a condo on the canal, right next to the smoky old factory.
    • There are people bustling on the market, horses and carts, trams and smokey factories to name but a few.
    • Chimneys are created to allow smoky air to escape, so unless the flue is closed, warm air escapes, and with it, your heating budget.
    • Not just some random, smoky, dirty factory - but a giant plastic bottle factory!
    • To locals and a growing number of outsiders, Pittsburgh no longer conjures up images of smoky factories turning out millions of tons of steel.
  • 2

    (like smoke)
    (tang/taste/flavor) a humo
    (flavor/taste/tang) como a ahumado
    there was a smoky haze over the fields había una neblina que parecía humo sobre los potreros
    • smoky blue azul grisáceo
    • Wind-dried sausages, smoky bacon and salted meats are traditionally made in southwestern China in the last month of the lunar year, and served up on the New Year dinner table.
    • Sour cream and smoky chipotle peppers in adobo sauce add a complex, fiery layer unique to a traditional party dip.
    • Welsh / Celtic ale was probably sweetened with honey, and - with a smokey taste from the way the barley was kilned - was said to be ‘glutinous, heady and soporific’.
    • She painted her lips a dark blood red and put on smoky gray eye shadow.
    • It was served with a gratin of potatoes and cabbage scented with smoky lardoons of bacon and a carafe of outstanding wine from the Juraçon.
    • If it's winter, there may be a fire pit burning to give the oysters, and our sweat shirts, a smoky aroma.
    • I couldn't really detect the bourbon in the barbecue sauce (though it had a sweet, smoky taste), but it did make for some very pleasant dipping.
    • It's very special because the foliage is a lovely smokey brown colour, which contrasts delightfully with the apricot yellow flowers.
    • The glossy whiteness, cast with the yellow or red of the darkroom's safelight, begins to stir with a vague smoky shadow.
    • The vegetables were well cooked and had a good, slightly smoky taste.
    • It frames my face perfectly and if I wear a darker shade of lipstick and some smokey eye shadow in it, forget about it.
    • Vanns Spices have also introduced a tan-hued, tea smoked salt, which (not surprisingly) adds a smoky element to food.
    • The taste was smoky and sweet, and slivers of fennel, green onion and cucumber at the bottom of the bowl made for suitably refreshing in-between bites.
    • Through the smoky shadows I beheld a terrible sight.
    • I drove east, towards my home, but kept looking back in my rear view mirror at the brown, smoky haze filling the sky.
    • ‘The Scots see the smoky taste of Scotch as an attraction but I think it masks the flavour of the whiskey,’ she said
    • It's going to have a week to get the smoky fish smell out of the kitchen.
    • To focus more attention on your eyes, Espinet recommends using a pencil-thin brush to apply cream eye shadow in smoky grays or warm earth tones to the top and bottom lash lines.
    • The cassoulet is smoky and filling but a bit of a mess.
    • Yogurt, called ‘curd,’ has a smoky taste from the wood fire it is cooked on.
    • Now that I had chance to see her eyes closely I realized that they were not the dark blue I had first thought but a smoky violet colour.
    • Her feet kicked up ash with every step and soon there was a smoky haze obscuring her vision.
    • A young woman, one of the waitresses, brought out a spoon and a bowl filled with a smoky, greenish liquid and placed them in front of Don.
    • The dining room is lit with a smoky, red glow that casts their gesturing shadows on the ceiling, and the scene suggests that Amanda interrupted Tom's creative labor.
    • Her blue eyes were emphasized by smoky eye shadow and her lips were full and pouty from the gloss dabbed on them.
    • She was relieved, however, to find that she hadn't thrown out her smokey grey eye shadow.
    • Black eye shadow had been applied to my eyelids to create a smoky affect, and the whole set of eye make up made my emerald eyes look particularly dark.
    • You need to have that smoky, misty effect: Use dry ice to create the mood.
    • There is a Provençal dish, fish grilled au fenouil, in which dried fennel stalks are burned under the fish to give it a smoky aroma.
    • I put on a double layer of mascara and a light shadow of smoky black eye shadow and double on the ye liner.
    • Vegetables cooked on the grill develop an irresistible sweet and smoky taste.
    • The dark, caramelised meat fell off the bone at first bite and had a sweet yet smoky taste.
    • My eyes were shadowed with black eyeliner, and a smoky eye shadow.
    • She used a deep black eyeliner and mascara to highlight my eyes and make them stand out, and then applied a smoky grey eye shadow to my eyes.
    • She looked very pretty, with smoky dark brown shadow dusted over her lids and her big eyes lined with black pencil, pink gloss having been smacked on her plump lips.
    • My eyes were surrounded with black eye shadow and eyeliner, giving out a smoky effect.
    • The asparagus had a slightly smoky taste, the watercress was appropriately peppery, but Mel thought the queso fresco was too mild to balance its counterparts.
    • This dip has a wonderful smoky taste and you may even like to dilute it with a little water to make a dressing for other salads if you like.
    • Often in some of these countries, vanilla beans are dried over fires to speed up the process, giving the vanilla beans a smoky aroma.
    • It's down-home and never highfalutin, slow-cooked and eaten fast, a sometimes sweet and always smoky feast that fills the gut as it feeds the soul.
  • 3

    (full of smoke)
    (room) lleno de humo
    (atmosphere) cargado de humo
    • The smoky, oniony smell of the fair already filled my lungs.
    • Squatters occupy vacant lots in the upscale neighborhood where the Kumars live in Hyderabad, and their campfires give the warm air a smoky smell.
    • As the smoky smell grew stronger, she rushed out of her son's room to investigate.
    • It had the typical incense smoky smell along with a bit of earthy amber, hibiscus, and a hint of patchouli.
    • I felt a rumbling beneath my feet, and smelled a smoky scent in the air.
    • The bar had a smoky atmosphere, filled with boisterous Alithanians.
    • The tavern was smoky and filled with quite a few strange creatures.
    • After the remains of the satellite had crashed to earth, the village head noticed that the air had a smoky, gunpowdery smell and thought a plane had crashed nearby.
    • She led her into the depths of the boat to a small, rather smoky room which smelled deliciously of stew.
    • In other words, no ventilation system can remove the harmful elements in secondhand smoke from the air - even if the room doesn't smell smoky.
    • It's also possible that the appeal of smoky rock bars filled with booze and sexual possibilities might be an unbearable temptation.
    • CoCo View incinerates its garbage, and the strong smoky smell often permeated the rooms.…
    • In the club, the air is smoky and smells of burning apricot incense, and there are ladies and men dressed in clothing that bedazzles and confuses me with its glory.
    • The rank smoky smell recalls the lamp at Uncle Don's lodge on the lake where Jack and I went to swim on hot nights.
    • The old image of snooker is of seedy, smoky, dimly-lit halls filled with sallow-complexioned men, pint in one hand, cigarette in the other as they wait their turn at the table.
    • I smell rather smokey after the pub, and I was hoping I wouldn't.
    • The lights didn't work half the time, the heating broke down, there was trash everywhere and a strange, smoky smell permeated everything.
    • He smelled a little smoky, but the firefighters hadn't let anyone get near enough to become covered with soot.
    • There's probably more, I'm sure, but I'm tired, and I have to shower and clean off the smell from smoky bars so that I can rest.
    • I seat myself on an old mahogany chair and begin to feel soothed by the sweet, smoky smell of joss stick incense.