Definition of secondary smoking in English:

secondary smoking


another term for passive smoking
‘In Scotland we don't appear to have specific rulings in relation to secondary smoking and until we get them it will be difficult to form a view.’
  • ‘We are trying to protect people's health from secondary smoking.’
  • ‘Having first-hand experience of living with a smoker for 20 years, I know to my cost just how damaging secondary smoking can be.’
  • ‘However, there is considerable evidence suggesting that secondary smoking damages people's health.’
  • ‘Ok it has been proven that smoking is bad for the health and that secondary smoking can cause cancer.’


secondary smoking

/ˈsekənˌderē smōkiNG/ /ˈsɛkənˌdɛri smoʊkɪŋ/