chain-smoker


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chain-smoker

n. someone who smokes cigarette after cigarette. She was a chain-smoker for thirty years, and then suddenly, boom. She’s gone.
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November 2002 - Chain-smoker Hindley admitted to West Suffolk Hospital in Bury St Edmunds after suffering sus - pected heart attack.
It is the eighth time that Havel, a former chain-smoker, has been in hospital since a third of his lung and a cancerous tumour were removed in December 1996.
The Allen Carr Clinic, started by former chain-smoker Allen Carr, claims to have helped tens of thousands of smokers to quit the habit.
Paul Taylor, a chain-smoker himself, sent the following quote through his press representative: "If others don't want to smoke that's their business.
The suspect was described as tanned with dark hair and smelling of smoke - a description which could also fit chain-smoker Reid.
But on Monday the chain-smoker is even more miserable than ever.
Everyone's favourite chain-smoker went on a journey to find her ancestry that took her back to the 1600s.
Nothing against this sad little chain-smoker, who hardly ever stops weeping.
The firm was started 12 years ago in London by one-time chain-smoker Allen Carr.
The crime clan matriarch is a lifelong chain-smoker.
It is the same place that was exposed in the mirror in may as allowing orangutan Shirley to become a chain-smoker and junk food addict.
She even revealed that Gibson was a chain-smoker and was conscious of his age.
CHAIN-SMOKER Kate Moss is rarely seen without a cigarette in her hand.
Chain-smoker Nigel, 53, was rushed into hospital after suffering chest pains and at one stage was critical.
Convicted heroin dealer Haney, 70, is a lifelong chain-smoker.