There are, however, some lengths to which Redstone won't resort in trying to smoke out the leakers.
One landlord even paid somebody to hurl a Molotov cocktail into an apartment just to smoke out tenants and jack up rents.
They said the SAT will smoke out intelligent students from humble circumstances.
"The same party, sir," said Mr. Dockwrath, blowing the smoke out of his mouth as he looked up to the ceiling.
They came in while I was smoking, and I stayed behind to have my smoke out.'
But Amy insisted upon opening one of the windows and so getting more of the smoke out of the long room.
Mills emitted an enormous cloud of smoke out of his distended cheeks.
The Sibhreach gave an awful yell, and sprang through the roof, where a hole had been left to let the smoke out.
"Why, I reckon she is tol'able fair," said Haley, blowing the smoke out of his mouth.
The ancient wrappings had been consumed by the natives in an effort to smoke out the vampire bats that lived in the cave.
late Old English smoca (rare) "fumes and volatile material given off by burning substances," related to smeocan "give off smoke," from Proto-Germanic *smuk- (cf. Middle Dutch smooc, Dutch smook, Middle High German smouch, German Schmauch), from PIE root *smeug- "to smoke; smoke" (cf. Armenian mux "smoke," Greek smykhein "to burn with smoldering flame," Old Irish much, Welsh mwg "smoke").
The more usual noun was Old English smec, which became dialectal smeech. Abusive meaning "black person" attested from 1913, American English. Smoke-eater "firefighter" is c.1930. Figurative phrase go up in smoke "be destroyed" (as if by fire) is from 1933. Smoke alarm first attested 1936; smoke-detector from 1957.
"cigarette," slang, 1882, from smoke (n.1). Also "opium" (1884). Meaning "a spell of smoking tobacco" is recorded from 1835.
Old English smocian "to produce smoke, emit smoke," especially as a result of burning, from smoke (n.1). Meaning "to drive out or away or into the open by means of smoke" is attested from 1590s. Meaning "to apply smoke to, to cure (bacon, fish, etc.) by exposure to smoke" is first attested 1590s. In connection with tobacco, "draw fumes from burning into the mouth," first recorded 1604 in James I's "Counterblast to Tobacco." Related: Smoked; smoking. Smoking gun in figurative sense of "incontestable evidence" is from 1974.
An opium den: a No 9 pill in Hop Lee's smoke factory (1905+ Narcotics)
A computer ''emoticon''(:-), used to express happiness or approval: messages studded with smiley faces (1990s+ Computer)