Definition of 'smog'
Example sentences containing 'smog'
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Delhi has recently imposed restrictions on traffic and car sales after weeks of toxic smog. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The smog was so thick yesterday that tall buildings were obscured. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It mixed with the humid air that was around and drifted towards the motorway becoming a thick smog. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The findings came after pollution alerts were triggered last week by smog caused partly by dust sweeping in from the Sahara. Times, Sunday Times (2014)When our plane dipped below the layer of thick smog, the cabin filled with the stench of sulphur and diesel. Times, Sunday Times (2013)I was brought up in London where you had smoke and smog. Times, Sunday Times (2008)COULD all councils please note the toxic smog blowing over to Britain. The Sun (2015)When there wasn't smog, lingering smoke encouraged dense fog to form. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Some call it fog, others smog, and for many it is downright pollution. Times, Sunday Times (2008)In most homes, energy came primarily from coal, which caused smog and pollution in big cities. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The eruption is also spewing invisible sulphur dioxide gas, which is notorious for causing respiratory problems, smog and acid rain. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Trends of 'smog'
Used Occasionally. smog is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'smog'
British English: smog NOUN
Smog is a mixture of fog and smoke which occurs in some busy industrial cities.
Cars cause pollution, both smog and acid rain.
Definition of smog from the Collins English Dictionary
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